Accession Number : ADA309258

Title :   The Argentine Army and the Second Generation of United Nations Peace Operations.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Pereira, Jorge G.

PDF Url : ADA309258

Report Date : APR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : This paper analyzes the evolution of Argentine military participation (focused in the Army) in United Nations second generation peace operations. It argues that participation is based on fundamental changes in Argentine foreing policy, in its civil-military relations, and in the size and organizatIon of the armed forces. It sets forth the political and strategic criteria for such participation. Finally, it reviews the operations in terms of the impact upon the military institution and delineates the benefits to Argentine foreign policy.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN), *UNITED NATIONS, *ARMY OPERATIONS, *ARGENTINA, *PEACEKEEPING, FOREIGN POLICY, MILITARY OPERATIONS, MILITARY PERSONNEL, MILITARY STRATEGY, POLITICAL SCIENCE, IMPACT, ECONOMICS, CIVILIAN PERSONNEL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, EVOLUTION(DEVELOPMENT), COMMUNITY RELATIONS.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Military Forces and Organizations
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE