The Oxford Handbook of War (Oxford Handbooks)
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Because it is subjected to budgetary constraints, the development and acquisition of modern equipment always stretches over long periods of time. On the other hand, the use and maintenance of these increasingly sophisticated assets requires increasingly skilled servicemen. Thus, adapting the armed forces to renewed ambitions must overcome a certain level of inertia. This reality thus requires the military leader to meet the following challenge in terms of capability: to prepare future.
On the agenda of the security forces, and the armed forces’ ‘police’ function will be important. Even civilian information flows and technologies are seen as lethal weapons. China, as well as other authoritarian non-EmPo regimes, like Iran, Venezuela, Cuba, or North Korea, have been trumpeting that they are engaged in ‘information wars’. Democracy represents the great divide. The power elites of democratic Brazil or India feel safer than China's.
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Intervention, whose legality was dubious, intervening states fell short of referring to the UN Charter. A commission was nevertheless established, the Evans–Sahnoun Commission,12 with a mandate to study the matter and to make proposals in this respect. The result is that this commission, working on ‘the Responsibility to Protect’, killed the very doctrine of humanitarian intervention. On the one hand, it recognized that a state has the right and the duty to.
On their behalf and under their control (in this respect these actors could contribute to uses of force amounting to aggression, as stated in its definition by the General Assembly, and their activities could involve the liability of states); and on the other hand, private non-state actors using force purely on their own initiative, for their sole purposes, which are subject to the domestic law of the states concerned relating to the internal use of force, and in.