The Crime of Aggression and the Resort to Force against Entities in Statu Nascendi

Wills, Alexander G.
March 2012
Journal of International Criminal Justice;Mar2012, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p83
Academic Journal
The traditional distinction between international and non-international conflicts in international law has come under increasing strain in recent times. This article explores the phenomenon of ‘quasi-international armed conflicts’ — conflicts which are neither purely international nor internal in nature — and the practical and theoretical challenges these conflicts pose to the task of developing a logical and effective definition of aggression.


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