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Published: 26 May 2020

256 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198784401

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Military Assistance on Request and the Use of Force

Erika De Wet

  • Offers an authoritative assessment of the legal framework regulating governments' requests for military assistance from third States or international organizations.
  • Examines how the proliferation of such military assistance on request has impacted on the rules governing the use of force.
  • Systematically maps the post-Cold War practice of military assistance on request, including inter alia the practice of the African Union and the Economic Community of West African States, as well as the situations in Iraq, Libya, Syria and Yemen.