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The Road to Basra

Nigel D. White

in Democracy goes to War: British Military Deployments under International Law

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199218592
eISBN:
9780191705595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199218592.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

The involvement of British service personnel in the invasion of Iraq in 2003 took place against a background of division both domestically and internationally. The legal basis, revolving principally ... More


Legal Consequences of the Conflict of a Security Council Resolution with Peremptory Norms

Alexander Orakhelashvili

in Peremptory Norms in International Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546114
eISBN:
9780191712203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546114.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines a number of problems of interpretation of Security Council resolutions to construe them as not conflicting with jus cogens and so preserve their validity. As for resolutions ... More


The Criminal Prosecution of Pirates and Armed Robbers at Sea

Robin Geiß and Anna Petrig

in Piracy and Armed Robbery at Sea: The Legal Framework for Counter-Piracy Operations in Somalia and the Gulf of Aden

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199609529
eISBN:
9780191729751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199609529.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Part 4 focuses on the criminal prosecution of alleged pirates and armed robbers at sea. It discusses what substantive criminal norms the prosecution of acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea could ... More


Gender and Disarmament, Demobilisation, and Reintegration in Post Comprehensive Peace Agreement South Sudan

Nada Mustafa Ali

in Making and Breaking Peace in Sudan and South Sudan: The Comprehensive Peace Agreement and Beyond

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197266953
eISBN:
9780191938191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266953.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter discusses gender, peace, and the disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration (DDR) programs for former Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) combatants and Women Associated with the ... More


Interpretation of Institutional Decisions

Alexander Orakhelashvili

in The Interpretation of Acts and Rules in Public International Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546220
eISBN:
9780191720000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546220.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the interpretation of UN Security Council resolutions, as well as interpretation of institutional decisions in the WTO law. The general similarity with the interpretation of ... More


Enforcement of UN Security Council Resolutions and of ICJ Judgments: The Unreliability of Political Enforcement Mechanisms

Irène Couzigou

in The Enforcement of EU Law and Values: Ensuring Member States' Compliance

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198746560
eISBN:
9780191808487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198746560.003.0022
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter outlines the different enforcement mechanisms of Security Council resolutions as well as of ICJ judgments. Overall, enforcement can take two forms: direct enforcement, when the content ... More


Advancing State Responsibility through UN Institutional Mechanisms

Vincent-Joël Proulx

in Institutionalizing State Responsibility: Global Security and UN Organs

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199680399
eISBN:
9780191760297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680399.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter studies the prospect of advancing State responsibility through existing UN channels generally, with particular insistence on the potential contributions of UN organs. It canvasses major ... More


Authorization for the Use of Force and Aristide's Return, December 1993-October 1994

David Malone

in Decision-Making in the UN Security Council: The Case of Haiti, 1990-1997

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198294832
eISBN:
9780191685071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198294832.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the events surrounding Aristide's return to Haiti. It also describes the role of the UNSC and the United States in the authorization for the use of force to restore democratic ... More


Women, Peace, and Security: A Human Rights Agenda?

Christine Chinkin

in Legal Mobilization for Human Rights

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780192866578
eISBN:
9780191957444
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192866578.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda emanates from the ground-breaking Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000) which centres upon bringing women’s experiences of armed conflict into decision ... More


Conclusion

Robin Geiß and Anna Petrig

in Piracy and Armed Robbery at Sea: The Legal Framework for Counter-Piracy Operations in Somalia and the Gulf of Aden

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199609529
eISBN:
9780191729751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199609529.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter ties together the loose threads of the discussions and presents some concluding thoughts. It considers the efforts of the Security Council to remedy some of the well-known deficiencies ... More


Barely Begun: The Inclusion of Women as Peacemakers, Peacekeepers, and Peacebuilders in International Law and Practice

Cornelia Weiss

in Promoting Peace Through International Law

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198722731
eISBN:
9780191789496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722731.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The chapter analyses the present state of inclusion of women as peacemakers, peacekeepers, and peace-builders in both law and practice. The chapter explores the status and effect of the Convention on ... More


Putting out the fire while the coals still burn: Kosovo prior to 19991

Naomi Head

in Justifying violence: Communicative ethics and the use of force in Kosovo

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083075
eISBN:
9781781706091
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083075.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter challenges the essentialist ethnic assumptions which underpin some interpretations of the conflict, instead, exploring the political and social construction of ethnic tension in Kosovo. ... More


Peace Agreement Legal Form

Christine Bell

in On the Law of Peace: Peace Agreements and the Lex Pacificatoria

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199226832
eISBN:
9780191710261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226832.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines choices over what legal form to frame a peace agreement in and the ways in which framers attempt to circumvent the limitations of positive law categories. In particular, the ... More


The Agencies of Interpretation

Alexander Orakhelashvili

in The Interpretation of Acts and Rules in Public International Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199546220
eISBN:
9780191720000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546220.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter is the first comprehensive examination of interpretative competence. Given that international law is consensual, it is to some extent State consent that determines who may interpret ... More


The Dual Legal Nature in Practice

Lorenzo Gasbarri

in The Concept of an International Organization in International Law

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780192895790
eISBN:
9780191916335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192895790.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter describes the dual legal character of international organizations as discussed in practice and scholarship. It reviews every act mentioned by the International Law Commission in its ... More


Beyond Borders

Alec Stone Sweet and Clare Ryan

in A Cosmopolitan Legal Order: Kant, Constitutional Justice, and the European Convention on Human Rights

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198825340
eISBN:
9780191864049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825340.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter charts the growing capacity of the European Court to protect the rights of those who are not citizens of member states of the Council of Europe. The Court’s sustained commitment to ... More


Pirates, Terrorists, and Formal Sponsorship

Simon Reich and Peter Dombrowski

in The End of Grand Strategy: US Maritime Operations in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501714627
eISBN:
9781501714641
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501714627.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter examines the US strategy of formal sponsorship in the multilateral anti-piracy campaign off the Somalian coast and in the Gulf of the Aden. It begins with a famous vignette – the rescue ... More


The Evolution of Gender Reforms in UN Peacekeeping Missions

Sabrina Karim and Kyle Beardsley

in Equal Opportunity Peacekeeping: Women, Peace, and Security in Post-Conflict States

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190602420
eISBN:
9780190602444
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190602420.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter lays the historical foundations for the book by providing an account of gender reforms in peacekeeping operations. It explains how implementing gender reforms became a part of ... More


National reconciliation efforts

Graciana del Castillo

in Rebuilding War-Torn States: The Challenge of Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199237739
eISBN:
9780191717239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237739.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

National reconciliation efforts include the disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) of former combatants and others affected by the war, demining, and the rehabilitation of basic ... More


Kosovo

James Summers

in Self-Determination and Secession in International Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198702375
eISBN:
9780191772139
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702375.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This chapter is a case study of Kosovo. It looks at the background to Kosovo’s claims to self-determination: its position in Yugoslavia, the breakup of that state and the experience of the province ... More


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