Existing Legal Limits to Security Council Veto Power in the Face of Atrocity Crimes

Existing Legal Limits to Security Council Veto Power in the Face of Atrocity Crimes

Cambridge University Press

08/2020

225

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Inglês

9781108487016

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Foreword Richard J. Goldstone; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The origins and history of the veto and its use; 2. Acting in the face of atrocity crimes humanitarian intervention and the responsibility to protect; 3. Initiatives to voluntarily restrain veto use in the face of atrocity crimes; 4. Questioning the legality of veto use in the face of genocide, crimes against humanity, and/or war crimes; 5. Case studies veto use related to the situation in Syria and veto threats related to the situation in Darfur; Index.