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Peacekeeping/Stabilization and Conflict Transitions: Background and Congressional Action on the Civilian Response/Reserve Corps and other Civilian Stabilization and Reconstruction Capabilities

By Nina M. Serafino


In its second session, the 110th Congress enacted legislation that "operationalizes" the Department of State and other federal agencies for S&R efforts by authorizing the creation of federal civilian "response" units, as well as the creation of a volunteer S&R civilian reserve force. This report provides background on these issues and discusses proposals and tracks related legislative action

Topics: Defense policy, Armed forces reserves, Peacekeeping forces, Defense economics, Defense budgets
Publisher: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
Year: 2009
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Provided by: UNT Digital Library
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