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Past peacekeeping operations

You will find links to all our past operations below. Note that the Security Council may authorise missions to close and new missions to open in the same country or area.

Past Peacekeeping Operations

How to use the map:

  1. To select a mission, click on the red pin/marker on the map; you will see a slide of the mission at the right side of the map, which has a link (“Go to the mission fact sheet”) directing you to the mission fact sheet.
  2. To view each mission fact sheet in the big circles with the numbers on them, click on the circles. The map will zoom in to show all four missions. Then repeat the instruction 1 above to go to each mission fact sheet.
  3. To zoom in/out the map, simply click on the square buttons with “+”/ “-” symbols to adjust.
  4. To move the map around to view more countries, place your mouth on the map, you will see a hand pointer. Move the hand pointer to left or right, then you will see more countries in the map.

List of past peacekeeping operations

Africa

United Nations Angola Verification Mission I (UNAVEM I) Dec 1989 - Jun 1991
United Nations Angola Verification Mission II (UNAVEM II) May 1991 - Feb 1995
United Nations Angola Verification Mission III (UNAVEM III) Feb 1995 - Jun 1997
United Nations Aouzou Strip Observer Group (UNASOG) May 1994 - Jun 1994
United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda (UNAMIR) Oct 1993 - Mar 1996
United Nations Mission in Côte d'Ivoire (MINUCI) May 2003 - Apr 2004
United Nations Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea (UNMEE) Jul 2000 - Jul 2008
United Nations Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL) Oct 1999 - Dec 2005
United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic (MINURCA) Mar 1998 - Feb 2000
United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic and Chad (MINURCAT) Sep 2007 - Dec 2010
United Nations Observer Mission in Angola (MONUA) Jun 1997 - Feb 1999
United Nations Observer Mission in Liberia (UNOMIL) Sep 1993 - Sep 1997
United Nations Observer Mission in Sierra Leone (UNOMSIL) Jul 1998 - Oct 1999
United Nations Observer Mission Uganda - Rwanda (UNOMUR) Jun 1993 - Sep 1994
United Nations Operation in Burundi (ONUB) May 2004 - Dec 2006
United Nations Operations in Côte d'Ivoire (UNOCI) Apr 2004 - Jun 2017
United Nations Operation in Mozambique (ONUMOZ) Dec 1992 - Dec 1994
United Nations Operation in Somalia I (UNOSOM I) Apr 1992 - Mar 1993
United Nations Operation in Somalia II (UNOSOM II) Mar 1993 - Mar 1995
United Nations Mission in the Sudan (UNMIS) Mar 2005 - Jul 2011
United Nations Operation in the Congo (ONUC) Jul 1960 - Jun 1964
United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUC) Nov 1999 - Jun 2010
United Nations Transition Assistance Group (UNTAG) Apr 1989 - Mar 1990
United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) Sep 2003 - Mar 2018

Americas

Mission of the Representative of the Secretary - General in the Dominican Republic (DOMREP) May 1965 - Oct 1966
United Nations Civilian Police Mission in Haiti (MIPONUH) Nov 1997 - Mar 2000
United Nations Mission in Haiti (UNMIH) Sep 1993 - Jun 1996
United Nations Observer Group in Central America (ONUCA) Nov 1989 - Jan 1992
United Nations Observer Mission in El Salvador (ONUSAL) May 1991 - Apr 1995
United Nations Support Mission in Haiti (UNSMIH) Jun 1996 - Jul 1997
United Nations Transition Mission in Haiti (UNTMIH) Jul 1997 - Nov 1997
United Nations Verification Mission in Guatemala (MINUGUA) Jan 1997 - May 1997
United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) Jun 2004 - Oct 2017

Asia and the Pacific

United Nations Advance Mission in Cambodia (UNAMIC) Oct 1991 - Mar 1992
United Nations Good Offices Mission in Afghanistan and Pakistan (UNGOMAP) May 1988 - Mar 1990
United Nations India - Pakistan Observation Mission (UNIPOM) Sep 1965 - Mar 1966
United Nations Mission of Observers in Tajikistan (UNMOT) Dec 1994 - May 2000
United Nations Mission of Support in East Timor (UNMISET) May 2002 - May 2005
United Nations Security Force in West New Guinea (UNSF) Oct 1962 - Apr 1963
United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor (UNTAET) Oct 1999 - May 2002
United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia (UNTAC) Feb 1992 - Sep 1993
United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor - Leste (UNMIT) Aug 2006 - Dec 2012

Europe

United Nations Civilian Police Support Group (UNCPSG) Jan 1998 - Oct 1998
United Nations Confidence Restoration Operation in Croatia (UNCRO) Mar 1995 - Jan 1996
United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNMIBH) Dec 1995 - Dec 2002
United Nations Mission of Observers in Prevlaka (UNMOP) Jan 1996 - Dec 2002
United Nations Observer Mission in Georgia (UNOMIG) Aug 1993 - Jun 2009
United Nations Preventive Deployment Force (UNPREDEP) Mar 1995 - Feb 1999
United Nations Protection Force (UNPROFOR) Feb 1992 - Mar 1995
United Nations Transitional Administration for Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Sirmium (UNTAES) Jan 1996 - Jan 1998

Middle East

United Nations Emergency Force I (UNEF I) Nov 1956 - Jun 1967
United Nations Emergency Force II (UNEF II) Oct 1973 - Jul 1979
United Nations Iran - Iraq Military Observer Group (UNIIMOG) Aug 1988 - Feb 1991
United Nations Iraq - Kuwait Observation Mission (UNIKOM) Apr 1991 - Oct 2003
United Nations Observation Group in Lebanon (UNOGIL) Jun 1958 - Dec 1958
United Nations Yemen Observation Mission (UNYOM) Jun 1963 - Sep 1964
United Nations Supervision Mission in Syria (UNSMIS) Apr 2012 - Aug 2012