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International Responses to Syrian Conflict, Military Intervention, and Chemical Weapons: The U.N. & International Law

The resources gathered here are focused on the current Syrian conflict and the international responses to military intervention.

The U.N. and International Law


Main U.N. legal texts and treaties related to intervention, chemical weapons and genocide.  
Customary law principles related to aggression, intervention and use of force, and the responsibility to protect.
U.N. responses to the Syrian conflict, use of force by the United States, and to the chemical attacks of August 21, 2013. 

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