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Ch.I Purposes and Principles, Article 2 (4)

Oliver Dörr, Albrecht Randelzhofer

From: The Charter of the United Nations: A Commentary, Volume I (3rd Edition)

Edited By: Bruno Simma, Daniel-Erasmus Khan, Georg Nolte, Andreas Paulus, Nikolai Wessendorf, (Assistant Editor)

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 09 August 2020

Subject(s):
Self-defence — Humanitarian intervention — Customary international law
The Organization and its Members, in pursuit of the purposes stated in Article 1, shall act in accordance with the following principles: … 4. All Members shall refrain in their international relations from the threat or use of force against the territorial integrity or political independence of any state, or in any other manner inconsistent with the purposes of the United Nations. … Abiew FK, The Evolution of the Doctrine and Practice of Humanitarian Intervention (Kluwer 1999). Amerasinghe CF, ‘The Conundrum of Recourse to Force—to Protect Persons’ (2006) 3 Intl...
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