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A future for the United Nations?

Richard Gott

A future for the United Nations?

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Published by Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United Nations.

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    Statementby Richard Gott.
    ContributionsCampaign for Nuclear Disarmament.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23p. ;
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21003474M

      The United Nations is often called on to act quickly in emergency situations, an example being the call for the UN to stop the Rwandan genocide. It would be helpful if the UN had a standing armed force which could act quickly in such emergency ://


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