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Part III Territorial sovereignty, 10 Status of territory: further problems

James Crawford SC, FBA

From: Brownlie's Principles of Public International Law (9th Edition)

James Crawford

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2023. All Rights Reserved.date: 17 June 2024

Sovereignty — Territory, title

This chapter begins with a discussion of international procedures of territorial disposition, covering agreement between the states concerned, joint decision of the principal powers, and action by United Nations organs. It turns to the issue of sovereignty displaced or in abeyance, covering territory sub judice, territory title to which is undetermined, terra nullius, res communis, and Antarctica.

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