American troops and foreign commanders

August 1993
U.S. News & World Report;8/30/93, Vol. 115 Issue 9, p15
Discusses how Boutros Boutros-Ghali, the United Nations secretary general, wants America to create a standing force the the U.N. can call on and command. Clinton administration's plans to go along with Boutros-Ghali only in part; Suggestion that US troops be allowed to disobey ill-conceived orders; Other approaches.


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