n Conflict Trends - The exploitation of civilians by peacekeeping soldiers in Africa : the motivation of perpetrators and the vulnerability of victims

Volume 2012, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1561-9818


The protection of civilians has emerged as a fundamental justification for military and humanitarian intervention during conflicts. It has become a subject of sustained debate among States, international organisations and other stakeholders in peacekeeping operations. The global debate about the right of humanitarian intervention has crystallised into the doctrine of 'the responsibility to protect'.

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