n Without Prejudice - When to intervene to save lives : international law

Volume 8, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1681-178X



There exists a moral duty or obligation to prevent harm being caused to individuals. It is natural for human beings (some) to want to avoid and in some circumstances even prevent a catastrophe like Rwanda. This concept was emphasised by Kofi Anan, previous Secretary General of the United Nations when he called for a need of 'intervention in cases of urgent humanitarian necessity.'

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error