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Unformatted text preview: will directly or indirectly involve it in their conflict and to submit to any lawful measure it may take to maintain or protect its neutrality. Q: What are some restraints on neutral States? A: The following are some restraints: 1. Blockade 2. Contraband of war 3. Free ships make free goods Q: What is a blockade? A: It is a hostile operation by means of which vessels and aircraft of one belligerent prevent all other vessels, including those of neutral States, from entering or leaving the ports or coasts of the other belligerent, the purpose being to shut off ACADEMICS CHAIR: LESTER JAY ALAN E. FLORES II U N I V E R S I T Y O F S A N T O T O M A S VICE CHAIRS FOR ACADEMICS: KAREN JOY G. SABUGO & JOHN HENRY C. MENDOZA Facultad de Derecho Civil VICE CHAIR FOR ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE: JEANELLE C. LEE VICE CHAIRS FOR LAY‐OUT AND DESIGN: EARL LOUIE M. MASACAYAN & THEENA C. MARTINEZ 263 UST GOLDEN NOTES 2011 the place from international commerce and communications with other States. Q: What is contraband? A: It refers to goods which, although neutral property, may be seized by a belligerent because they are useful for war and are bound for a hostile destination. They may be absolute, such as guns or ammunition, which are useful for war under all circumstances; conditional, such as food and clothing, which have both civilian and military utility; or under the free list, such as medicines, which are exempt from the law on contraband for humanitarian reasons. Q: What is the doctrine of Infection? A: Innocent goods shipped with contraband may also be seized. Q: What is the doctrine of Ultimate Consumption? A: Goods intended for civilian use which may ultimately find their way to and be consumed by belligerent forces may be seized on the way. Q: What is the doctrine of Ultimate Destination? A: The liability of the contraband from being captured is determined not by their ostensible but by their real destination. Q: What is the doctrine of “Free ships make free goo...
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