April 13th - April 13th Use of force cont. The un notion of...

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April 13 th Use of force cont. The un notion of security is based on collective security The responsibility o maintain peace and security lies on the entire international community The charter provision says that an attack on one state is an attack on all Which are the key articles in the un charter that deal with the use of force KNOW THHESE YOU WILL BE TESTED ON THEM Articlt 51 Article 39 41, 42 Umbrella article article 2.4 Article 39 - states that the security council determines threats to peace and what meaures will be taken to fix this Article 42 – the un security council is allowed to authorize the use of force Example: ejecting saddam hussein’s army out of Kuwait was the only time this article was fully used In Serbia 1999 – NATO ordered action in Kosovo. But what does the un charter say about regional organizations taking enforcement action? It says they can take enforcement action but it has to be authorized by the un security council. In Kosovo in 1999 the un security council did not authorize the action. Korean war of 1950 – was authorized by a un general assembly resolution but it was
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2011 for the course GOVT 446 taught by Professor 446professor during the Spring '11 term at George Mason.

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April 13th - April 13th Use of force cont. The un notion of...

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