Tag Archives: Peace Support Operations


Things Could Only Get Better: Al-Jedda Beyond Behrami

Francesco Messineo

In July 2011, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) held in Al-Jedda v. United Kingdom (link) that the UK was responsible for the misconduct of its troops deployed as part of the UN-authorized Multinational Force in … Read more


Expert Seminar Report – Responsibility in Multinational Military Operations: a Review of Recent Practice

The report summarizes the presentations and following discussions from the Expert Seminar on Responsibility in Multinational Military Operations held in Amsterdam in December 2010. At this meeting, experts discussed the practice of four international organizations engaging in multinational military operations: … Read more

27 June 2011

UNSC establishes new Peacekeeping Mission in Abyei

The UN Security Council adopted a resolution authorizing the deployment of a peacekeeping mission to the Sudanese region of Abyei. The United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) will be composed of 4,200 Ethiopian troops and will monitor the withdrawal of (North) Sudanese troops from Abyei.

Source: www.bbc.co.uk