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January 23, 1992 | JOHN J. GOLDMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Leaders of 15 nations who will gather at a summit in the Security Council next week will declare that they are meeting "in a time of momentous change" after the Cold War, and they will ask Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali to report how the United Nations can strengthen its role in preventive diplomacy, peacemaking and peacekeeping. Boutros-Ghali's report, due May 1, could cover the role of the U.N.
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November 27, 1992 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The surprise American offer to send up to 30,000 troops to Somalia reflects the way that ravaged, starving African country has become a metaphor in recent months for all that seems to be wrong with the United Nations. The U.N. operation has been crippled by hesitancy, inefficiency, personnel problems and, most of all, by old rules that make no sense in a country that no longer has any semblance of government.
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November 27, 1992 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The surprise American offer to send up to 30,000 troops to Somalia reflects the way that ravaged, starving African country has become a metaphor in recent months for all that seems to be wrong with the United Nations. The U.N. operation has been crippled by hesitancy, inefficiency, personnel problems and, most of all, by old rules that make no sense in a country that no longer has any semblance of government.
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January 23, 1992 | JOHN J. GOLDMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Leaders of 15 nations who will gather at a summit in the Security Council next week will declare that they are meeting "in a time of momentous change" after the Cold War, and they will ask Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali to report how the United Nations can strengthen its role in preventive diplomacy, peacemaking and peacekeeping. Boutros-Ghali's report, due May 1, could cover the role of the U.N.
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November 19, 1995 | RONALD BROWNSTEIN, TIMES POLITICAL WRITER
Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole battled to a surprisingly narrow victory in a closely watched presidential straw poll of GOP activists here Saturday as Sen. Phil Gramm of Texas scored a strong second-place finish that could invigorate his campaign. Former Tennessee Gov. Lamar Alexander, who campaigned heavily in the contest, finished close behind Gramm in a tenacious battle for the second spot.
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