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World Regions Week 5Orgs #44, 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.1.34 Why We Work Together: Security & Defense-Supranationalist organizations based on peace-1919: League of Nations-1945: creation of the United Nations-Pacts of non-aggression/Defense pactsoPacts of non-aggression: when two states think shit is about to break out and they promise not to attack each otherLeading up to WWII Germany and Russia signed a pact of non-aggressionoDefense pacts: much more common and proactiveUK and France: if you are attacked in a war then we will come help you if you come help us if we are attackedMultitude of defense pacts actually started WWI“War Declared By All”oBased on the idea that it would stop people from starting attacksoGroups of states under these pactsoNorth Atlantic Treaty Organization (1946 – NATO created)oWarsaw Pact (1955 – Warsaw Pact created)oShanghai Cooperation Organization (2001 – SCO created)oPeace, security and defense are the biggest groups and the most military powerful-UN Permanent Security Council4.1.1 UN: Mission & Structure-UN: United NationsoBoys in blue (powder blue; smurfs)oA lot of the world thinks it is totally worthlessoOthers think it can promote good things globallyoMission: created in 1945 to provide for the states of the world to get together to resolve international disputes before they become actual conflicts and to help solve those conflicts that have already beguno192 members (Vatican City is the odd man out)Observers but not full-pledged membersoThe creation was based on a pursuit of human rights for the entire planetBecause of the atrocities and the genocides during WWII, all
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