Armed Activities Case: DRC vs Uganda (Consent for Military Operations in Foreign Territory)

In this blog post, we focus on the ICJ jurisprudence relating to consent to conduct military operations in a foreign territory. The ICJ held that the consent/ authorization provided by the DRC to Uganda was limited in time, objectives and geographic location.

Lesson 5.5. What is this CIL right of SD?

Note: The content of this post maybe outdated. A State can rely on its inherent right of self defense when it is (1) necessary: that is to say that the threat or use of force is instant, overwhelming, leaving no alternatives and no moment of deliberation; and (2) proportionate: the force used in self defenseContinue reading “Lesson 5.5. What is this CIL right of SD?”