TITLE

The UN and the Use of Force

AUTHOR(S)
Hoffmann, Stanley
PUB. DATE
January 1962
SOURCE
New Republic;1/8/62, Vol. 146 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the policy and use of force by the United Nations (UN) in dealing with aggressions and breaches of peace, as of January 1962. Background on the stance of the Charter of San Francisco on the use of force as a national policy; Implications of the military action taken by the UN in relation to the conflict between Katanga and the central government of the Congo; Criticisms against the policies of UN secretary general Dag Hammarskjold.
ACCESSION #
10135705

 

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