Commentary, Art.21 Relations with States not party to this Convention »
Torfinn Rislaa ArntsenFrom: The Convention on Cluster Munitions: A Commentary
Edited By: Gro Nystuen, Stuart Casey-Maslen
21.1 Article 21 sets out certain obligations that States Parties shall undertake in their relations with States not party to the Convention and specifies the scope of responsibility for acts prohibited by the Convention in situations of military cooperation and operations with States not party. 21.2 This Article primarily addresses the notion of interoperability, which in the present context can be explained in general terms as the ability of forces or agents of various States or international organizations to operate jointly in the performance of a task, mission,...