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Women Play Increasingly Vital Role in Peace Missionsi
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March 06, 2013 9:25 PM
Along the border of Israel and Lebanon, female peacekeepers are playing a vital role in the United Nations unit that patrols the area. Paige Kollock looks at the part women play in international military monitoring efforts

Women Play Increasingly Vital Role in Peace Missions

Published March 06, 2013

Along the border of Israel and Lebanon, female peacekeepers are playing a vital role in the United Nations unit that patrols the area. Paige Kollock looks at the part women play in international military monitoring efforts


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