The changing nature of the responsibility to protect

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In 2000, then United Nations Secretary- General Kofi Annan posed a stark question to the General Assembly in the aftermath of the 1999 non-UN-sanctioned NATO intervention in Kosovo. The intervention in Kosovo was said by many to have been illegal but legitimate under international law. Kofi Annan asked.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33
Number of pages1
JournalThe Bulletin (Law Society of South Australia)
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2014
Externally publishedYes


  • civil defense
  • humanitarian intervention
  • intervention (international law)
  • United Nations Security Council


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