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Military intervention in the 1990s

a new logic of war

by R. M. Connaughton

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United Nations -- Armed Forces,
  • World politics -- 1945-,
  • Intervention (International law)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-188) and index.

    StatementRichard Connaughton ; foreword by Sir Harry Hinsley.
    SeriesThe Operational level of war
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD842 .C64 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 198 p. :
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1706523M
    ISBN 100415065240, 0415079918
    LC Control Number92007938

    Military intervention is a phenomenon where an outside party gets involved militarily in another country with the purpose of righting or preventing some perceived injustice. It could also be applied in tandem with humanitarian intervention, where an intervening force aims to aid in a pressing crisis brought on by conflict or a natural disaster. The book argues the central factors determining whether a humanitarian intervention succeeds are the objectives of the intervention and the military strategy employed by the intervening : Costantino Pischedda.

    In the s, the U.S. military led a series of what it termed “humanitarian interventions” it claimed would safeguard civilians. Foremost among them was the deployment in the African nation of Somalia, torn by famine and a civil war between clan warlords. Argues that there has been a change of norm in relation to the legitimacy of humanitarian intervention in the s. It shows how humanitarian justifications for the use of force lacked legitimacy in Cold War international society, focusing on the cases of India, Vietnam, and Tanzania's interventions in the s. This reflected the dominance of pluralist international society thinking in Author: Nicholas J. Wheeler.

      FOR the last 20 years we have lived amid the furious clangor of war — and debates over how to wage it. The intense and urgent clashes in the s over “humanitarian intervention” gave way Author: James Traub. The conflict, which between and claimed ab lives, showed no signs of abating by the early s. The Turkish army was unable to defeat the PKK with military force alone, while the PKK was no closer to its goal of an independent Kurdish state in southeastern Turkey (see Political Parties, ch. 4; Kurdish Separatists, ch. 5).


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[Rachel Utley; Strategic and Combat Studies Institute (Great Britain)]. Military intervention in a conflict without a reasonable prospect of success is unjustifiable, especially when it is done in the name of humanity.

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In fact, of the over military interventions carried out by the U.S. sinceonly five have been declared wars. 24 In the post-Cold War world, the U.S. military must be prepared for all. The s saw the most UN peacekeeping operations to date. Peacekeeping operations are overseen by the Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) and share some common characteristics, namely the inclusion of a military or police component, often with an authorization for use of force under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations.

The standard for military intervention in the s seemed to be that the US would intervene militarily in instances where US interests were at stake and/or where humanitarian needs dictated that.In the s, a series of military interventions were carried out in the name of human rights.

Inthe first so-called 'humanitarian war' was carried out in the former Yugoslavia by NATO.In this timely new book, Michael O Hanlon presents a blueprint for developing sufficient global intervention capacity to save many more lives with force.

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