Peace & Stability Journal Volume 7, Issue 1 - Page 36

Pakistan Army Brigadier General Imtaiz Shahid served as the peacekeeping mission commander and was deeply involved in the year-long planning process. This is no surprise as Pakistan is consistently a major troop contributing country to United Nations (UN) missions, and has been since 1960. The primary themes for the exercise included a number of critical elements common to conflict-ridden areas. The first of these was to estab- lish a safe and secure environment, inclusive of a disarmament, demobilization and reintegration plan for of fighting forces. Pakistani Analyst Trainee briefing PKSOI staff on latest crisis. Other major themes that challenged the training audience i