Multi-National Joint Task Forces and Regional/Global Security: An Overview

Abdullahi Adamu


Multinational Joint military operations have become part of the global trend of establishing, restoring and sustaining the global, regional and continental peace and security at varying levels of commitment. Fuelled by the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War era, it has been gaining more attention and being used and manipulated by states, regional and world powers to achieve their political, economic and other interests. This overviewed multinational joint military forces establishment, objectives and successes, challenges and the ways forward on improvement of such operations at different levels. Secondary source was used to gather data from books, journals, professional and authoritative military sources and documentary analysis was made for the data. The study comes at a time when the various state, regions, etc., of the world engage multinational joint task forces to combat varying security challenges across parts of the globe.


Conflicts; Global Security; Military; Multinational Joint Task Forces; Regions; Security.

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