Israel Lebanon Conflict 2006
15 Pages Posted: 14 Dec 2017 Last revised: 31 Oct 2019
Date Written: December 11, 2017
The paper analyses the how the legal rules governing recourse to military force were interpreted and applied during the 2006 Israel Lebanon Conflict (the 'July war'). It offers a detailed assessment of international practice, incl the UN's take on the matter.
Note: The paper was submitted for inclusion in a collection of essays on the Use of Force, edited by Tom Ruys and Olivier Corten (OUP).
Keywords: use of force, self-defence, self-defense, jus ad bellum, terrorism, Israel
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