Peace Enforcement Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
Term Source: JP 3-07.3 (Peace Operations) ?
1.) Application of military force, or the threat of its use, normally pursuant to international authorization, to compel compliance with resolutions or sanctions designed to maintain or restore peace and order.
In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.
Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-07.3: Peace Operations, updated August 2012 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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