n African Security Review - Overview : the United Nations Mission in Burundi (ONUB) : Africa watch
|Article Title||Overview : the United Nations Mission in Burundi (ONUB) : Africa watch|
|© Publisher:||UNISA Press|
|Journal||African Security Review|
|Publication Date||Jan 2004|
|Pages||57 - 59|
Extracted from text ... The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on 21 May 2004 unanimously adopted Resolution 1545, authorising the deployment of a UN Operation in Burundi (ONUB), acting under Chapter VI, for an initial period of six months. The mandate given to ONUB was the result of a series of formal requests made by the president of Burundi and by the mediation team, led by South Africa's Deputy President Jacob Zuma, for transformation of the existing African Union Mission in Burundi (AMIB) into a UN peacekeeping operation. Following a multidisciplinary assessment mission to Burundi from 16-27 February 2004, a favourable recommendation was ..
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