Members of the Spanish U.N. peacekeepers honor guard hold their rifles as they receive Spain's King Felipe VI during his visit to their base in the southern village of Blatt, Lebanon, Wednesday, April 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Mohammed Zaatari)

US Backs UN Plan To Expand Combat Role Of Peacekeepers

The possibility of United Nations’ forces being used as a wider and seemingly more “official” and credible invading force is very real, especially in places like Syria.