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Targeted killing in international law

Nils Melzer

Targeted killing in international law

by Nils Melzer

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Assassination,
  • Human rights,
  • Law enforcement

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [445]-458) and index.

    StatementNils Melzer.
    SeriesOxford monographs in international law
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKZ6362 .M45 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationliv, 468 p. ;
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23150484M
    ISBN 100199533164
    ISBN 109780199533169
    LC Control Number2008299474

    This book conducts an in-depth analysis into the lawfulness of State-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law. It also addresses the relevance of the law of inter-state force to targeted killings, and the interrelation of the various normative frameworks which may simultaneously apply to operations Brand: OUP Oxford. Author: Nils Melzer; Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand ISBN: Category: Law Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» A comprehensive analysis into the lawfulness of state-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law, this book examines treaties, custom and general principles of law to determine the normative paradigms which govern the.

    III Targeted Killing in Contemporary Legal Doctrine. 1 American Discussion on Assassination; 2 Discussion of Targeted Killing under the Law of Interstate Force; 3 Discussion of Targeted Killing under International Humanitarian Law; 4 Discussion of Targeted Killing under Human Rights Law; 5 Specific Progressive Approaches. Ben-Naftali and. Targeted killing in the history of Israel, the United States and international law; 2. The emergence of targeted killing in the Israeli-Palestinian Common Entrapment of Enmity; 3. The emergence of targeted killing in an American homeland which is the planet; 4. Targeted killing and the struggle over international law's sanctioning of lethal.

    Targeted Killings: Law and Morality in an Asymmetrical World is a non-fiction compilation book about targeted killing edited by Claire Finkelstein, Jens David Ohlin, and Andrew Altman. It was published by Oxford University Press in The book grew out of contributions by the authors to a conference in April at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Targeted Killing in International Law Read more about this publication. This book is a comprehensive analysis of the lawfulness of state-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law.


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This book is a comprehensive analysis of the lawfulness of state-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law. It examines treaties, custom, and general principles of law to determine two distinct normative paradigms which govern the intentional use of lethal force against selected individuals in law enforcement and the conduct of hostilities.

Targeted Killing in International Law. Nils Melzer. Oxford Monographs in International Law. Description. A comprehensive analysis into the lawfulness of state-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law, this book examines treaties, custom and general principles of law to determine the normative paradigms which govern the intentional use of lethal force against selected individuals in law.

Targeted Killing in International Law. A comprehensive analysis into the lawfulness of state-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law, this book.

This book conducts an in-depth analysis into the lawfulness of State-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law. It also addresses the relevance of the law of. A comprehensive analysis into the lawfulness of state-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law, this book examines treaties, custom and general principles of law to determine the normative paradigms which govern the intentional use of lethal force against selected individuals in law enforcement and the conduct of hostilities.

International law does not offer any recognized definition of what constitutes a ‘targeted killing’ and the confluence of diverse legal frameworks further complicates matters. For the purpose of discussion, targeted killing is defined as the intentional, premeditated, and deliberate use of lethal force, by States or their agents acting under colour of law, or by an organized armed group in.

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Academics, policymakers, the media, and others regularly debate the international legality of the U.S. government’s targeted killing program. That debate centers on the permissibility of USG targeting under two international legal frameworks: jus ad bellum(which governs the decision of whether or not to use force) and jus in bello(which governs the way that warfare, once undertaken, is.

Targeted Killing in International Law is a piece of solid scholarship which can only be recommended to scholars, practitioners, and students alike it is a very methodically researched treatise It is definitely a step towards finally settling the legal problems surrounding the question of targeted killing and will hopefully help to bring an end to the 'shadowy realm of half-legality andnon-accountability.'.

It discusses all aspects of targeted killing. Jump to Content Jump to Main Navigation. OSO version build Targeted Killing in International Law, Nils Melzer () Show Summary Details. Safari Books. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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The article, secondly, applies the customary international law requirements for acquiescence and challenges the idea that silence on US armed drone attacks can be understood as a legal stance towards targeted killing. The article, finally, investigates the political context and engages with alternative interpretations of silence.

This book conducts an in-depth analysis into the lawfulness of State-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law.

It also addresses the relevance of the law of. Markus Gunneflo’s Targeted Killing: A Legal and Political History is a scholarly and dispassionate contribution to that literature, focusing on U.S.

and Israeli counterterrorism policy since the s. Among the major themes of the book are the ideas that “targeted killing is steeped in law from the outset” (p.

This book conducts an in-depth analysis into the lawfulness of State-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law. It also addresses the relevance of the law of inter-state force to targeted killings, and the interrelation of the various normative frameworks which may simultaneously apply to operations Brand: OUP Oxford.

This book conducts an in-depth analysis into the lawfulness of State-sponsored targeted killings under international human rights and humanitarian law.

It also addresses the relevance of the law of inter-state force to targeted killings, and the interrelation of the various normative frameworks which may simultaneously apply to operations.

Targeted Killing in International Law is a book about the legality of targeted killing, written by Nils Melzer. It was first published by Oxford University Press in May The book explores the history of targeted killing as a government strategy by multiple countries including the United States, the United Kingdom, Israel, Switzerland and Germany; for both military and law enforcement purposes.

Book Reviews Nils Melzer. Targeted Killing in International Law. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Pp. liv, $ ISBN Studies of targeted killing are often situated within the politically fraught debate over Hellfi re missile attacks on suspected terror-ists.

The scope of Melzer’s analysis is, then.Targeted Killings: Law and Morality in an Asymmetrical Worldis a non-fictioncompilation book about targeted killingedited by Claire Finkelstein, Jens David Ohlin, and Andrew Altman.

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