What should the UNâ€™s relationship be with regional organizations with respect to peacekeeping? Should prior authorization by the UNSC be required before a regional organization launches a peacekeeping mission? Should regional peacekeeping missions function solely as an interim or holding force with the job of containing violence until a larger, more capable UN force arrives at which time it would either be folded into the UN force or be sent home? Should regional peacekeepers only work as part of a joint mission with the UN?
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