United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP)

What is United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP)?

United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) meaning

established – 4 March 1964

 

aim – to serve as a peacekeeping force between Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots in Cyprus; established by the UN Security Council

 

members – (13) Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Hungary, Paraguay, Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine, UK

 

 

reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html