Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance of Rio de Janeiro (1947)
- Regional organizations — Aggression — Armed attack — Use of force, prohibition — Use of force, threat — Specific treaties
Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law under the direction of Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1 Since its origins, dating back to the end of the 19 th century, the inter-American system has gradually consolidated a set of ground rules. In particular, resolutions and agreements established the principle of solidarity among American States vis-à-vis external threats and threats to peace in the region ( Peace, Threat to ); the obligation to seek peaceful settlement of international disputes , culminating in the adoption of the American Treaty on Pacific Settlement ( Bogotá Pact  ) and its prohibition of the use of force ( Use of Force, Prohibition of) ;...