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Part V The Implementation of International Responsibility, Ch.64 States having an Interest in Compliance with the Obligation Breached

Giorgio Gaja

From: The Law of International Responsibility

Edited By: James Crawford, Alain Pellet, Simon Olleson, Kate Parlett

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2023. All Rights Reserved.date: 13 June 2024

Responsibility of states — Erga omnes obligations — Interest
While article 42 ARSIWA concerns the invocation of responsibility by States specially affected by the breach of an international obligation owed to a group of States or the international community as a whole, article 48 concerns the situation of States other than injured States, but to whom the obligation breached is also owed. The term ‘injured State’ could be used also in relation to this category of States, for they are also affected by the breach. But the ARSIWA, with a choice of terminology that may be regarded as questionable, call ‘injured States’ only...
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