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UN peacekeeping budget is US$ 600 million less than last year's

Tuesday, July 3rd 2018 - 09:01 UTC
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United Nations member countries on Sunday agreed to a peacekeeping budget of just under US$ 6.7 billion, according to diplomatic sources. This is about US$ 122 million less than what had been recommended by a panel of experts. Read full article

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  • Brit Bob

    If the the UN wants to find some money it should disband the UN C24 Committee.

    The C24 continues to operate, despite numerous criticisms levelled at it over the years, including that it is an 'anachronism' because of its inflexibility, that does not accurately reflect territorial developments in its Resolutions, that it is no longer useful, and that its operation is too expensive.

    Falklands – UN C24 Committee (2 pgs):
    https://www.academia.edu/11274445/Falklands_-_UN_C24_Committee

    Jul 03rd, 2018 - 09:16 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • chronic

    Feckless eunuchs wear blue hats.

    Jul 03rd, 2018 - 12:31 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • DemonTree

    https://pm1.narvii.com/6477/54815c63acf75e66aeee63379dca7ea27c49e850_hq.jpg

    Jul 03rd, 2018 - 02:58 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Terence Hill

    chronic i.e pathological
    “Feckless eunuchs wear blue hats.” Hardly, as many people from many nations have served the UN including the US in the Korean War. But then I don't expect anything but appalling ignorance from someone who is an apologist for Trump.

    Jul 04th, 2018 - 12:29 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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