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1st Edition

Peacekeeping And The Role Of Russia In Eurasia

ISBN 9780367297978
Published May 31, 2021 by Routledge
240 Pages

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Book Description

As the number of peacekeeping efforts conducted internationally under the aegis of military forces increases, there is more pressure to resolve the dilemma inherent in all peacekeeping activities—how to combine efficiency with legitimacy. This dilemma is particularly acute in the many conflicts that have mushroomed in the Eurasian region following

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Russia and Peacekeeping in Eurasia -- Russian Interventionism in Eurasia -- The Military Background and Context to Russian Peacekeeping -- The Russian Domestic Debate on Policy Toward the “Near Abroad” -- The Influence of the Balkan Crisis on Russia's Peacekeeping in Its "Near Abroad" -- Case Studies of Russian Peacekeeping -- The Case of Tajikistan -- The Case of Transdniestr (Moldova) -- The Case of Abkhazia (Georgia) -- The Case of Nagorno-Karabakh (Azerbaijan) -- Multilateral Security Organisations for Peacekeeping in Eurasia -- The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) -- The Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) -- The United Nations (UN) -- NATO, NACC and the Partnership for Peace

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Lena Jonson is Senior Research Fellow and Head of the Russia Research Program at the Swedish Institute of International Affairs, Stockholm