Peace and Security
Use of Force in Self-Defence against Non-State Actors in International Law
A. Legal Instruments
General Treaty for Renunciation of War as an Instrument of National Policy (Kellogg-Briand Pact), Paris, 27 August 1928, League of Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 94, p. 57.
Charter of the United Nations and Statute of the International Court of Justice, San Francisco, 26 June 1945.
International Court of Justice, Military and Paramilitary Activities in and against Nicaragua (Nicaragua v. United States of America), Merits, Judgment, I.C.J. Reports 1986, p. 14.
International Court of Justice, Legal Consequences of the Construction of a Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, Advisory Opinion, I.C.J. Reports 2004, p. 136.
International Court of Justice, Armed Activities on the Territory of the Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo v. Uganda), Judgment, I.C.J. Reports 2005, p. 168.
Security Council resolution 1368 (2001) of 12 September 2001.
Security Council resolution 1373 (2001) of 28 September 2001.
Security Council, Verbatim records of the 5489th meeting, held on 14 July 2006.
Security Council resolution 1868 (2009) of 23 March 2009.
Security Council resolution 1873 (2009) of 29 May 2009.
D. Bethlehem, “Self-Defense Against an Imminent or Actual Armed Attack by Nonstate Actors”, American Journal of International Law, vol. 106, no. 4, October 2012, pp. 769-777.
The Security Council, the Al Qaida Sanctions Regime and Due Process
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