Politics of peace
The UN budget for peacekeeping operations has never been larger, the number of blue berets deployed around the world keeps growing, and yet the prospect of global peace seems to be more elusive than ever. With the Geneva-2 conference on the horizon, what are the prospects for peace in Syria? And isn't the prevention of war really the best cure? The United Nations Undersecretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Herve Ladsous, joins Oksana to examine this paradox.