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UNIFIL: Evolution of a Peacekeeping Mandate

UNIFIL: EVOLUTION OF A PEACEKEEPING MANDATE

Since its foundation during WWII, Lebanon has been affected by instability and conflicts, experiencing, over the last decades, civil war and several invasions from its neighbors, which prompted the United Nations Security Council to deploy there, since the late 70s of the past century, a multinational peacekeeping force, the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL).