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Dancon, an Abbreviation (from Latin brevis short) is strictly a shortening, but more particularly, an abbreviation is a letter or group of letters, taken from a word or words, and employed to represent them for the sake of brevity. Style conventions In modern English there are several conventions for abbreviations and the... abbreviation for "Danish Contingent", but an abbreviation that is used almost exclusive over the real name.


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Because several Dancon's can exist at the same time, the mission name is usually added to Dancon, like Dancon/Irak or Dancon/SFOR.


See also Dancon March


List of some Dancon’s that exists or have existed;

  • Dancon/UNFICYP (early 1964 – 1993)
  • Dancon/UNPROFOR (April 1992 – October 1995)
  • Dancon/IFOR (December 1995 – December 1996)
  • Dancon/SFOR (December 1996 – August 2003)
  • Dancon/Albanien (May 1997 - August 1997)
  • Dancon/AFOR (June 1999 - September 1999)
  • Dancon/KFOR (August 1999 – to date)
  • Dancon/UNMEE (November 2000 – July 2001)
  • Dancon/ISAF (January 2002 – to date)
  • Dancon/SRO2 (March 2002 / Nato-excise Strong Resolve)
  • Dancon/Irak (May 2003 – to date)

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