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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 133–136.
Published: 01 September 2013
...: Humanitarian Interventions in the Ottoman Empire, 1815–1914 . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2012 . 376 pages . ISBN 978-0-691-15133-5 . $39.50 ( hardcover ). Copyright 2013 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2013 Reviews Stan Draenos: Andreas...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2018) 29 (4): 19–31.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Ted Galen Carpenter When the United States and its NATO allies helped insurgents overthrow Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, the belief was that the intervention prevented a humanitarian catastrophe and that a post-Gaddafi Libya would be stable and democratic. Instead, Libya became a...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 123–127.
Published: 01 March 2004
... application of massive vio- lence on states deemed to be inferior.” His most important point is “that humanitarian intervention requires the committing of humanitarian war crimes.” As such, “humani- tarian intervention,” which has been celebrated as the greatest triumph of the human rights movement, is...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (2): 85–106.
Published: 01 June 2007
... security and humanitarian interventions. The United Nations, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the European Union, and the African Union (AU) are currently engaged in an array of operations that span the globe. These interventions go by many names, including “peacekeeping,” “peace- enforcement...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (2): 77–94.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Ioannis Mantzikos In December 1992, the United Nations Security Council, acting under chapter 7 of its charter, authorized the use of all necessary means to secure the delivery of humanitarian aid to the people of Somalia. In the collapsing landscape of that country, however, the intervention of...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2009) 20 (2): 95–112.
Published: 01 June 2009
... captured Mogadishu with little resistance from the ICU. The Ethiopian intervention has led to more chaos and instability in Somalia over the past two years. In November 2008, the Ethiopian government announced that its forces would pull out of Somalia by the end of 2008. In June 2008, the Transitional...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (1): 5–13.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Review, which sets the groundwork for future interventions both to prevent states from failing and to rebuild states devastated by war or natural disaster. The ambitious nature of this strategy suggests a new age of American imperialism under which the “responsibility to protect” of the 1990s may become...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (4): 5–13.
Published: 01 December 2017
... planet needs it and Kosovo has an opportunity to set that example.”1 Aidan Hehir, a scholar at the University of Westminster, provides insight into why Nuland and other advocates of humanitarian crusades like the Kosovo and Bosnia interventions feel compelled to defend the results despite...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (1): 82–98.
Published: 01 March 2017
... that has weakened the insurgency. Finally, it assesses the role that Russian, Iranian, and Hezbollah intervention has had in bolstering the regime of Bashar al-Assad. Syria's jihadist revolt has limited but important parallels to the failed 1982 Muslim Brotherhood insurrection. Even with the regime's...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 129–132.
Published: 01 September 2013
...: Against Massacre: Humanitarian Interventions in the Ottoman Empire, 1815 – 1914. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012. 376 pages. ISBN 978-­0-­691-­15133-­5. $39.50 (hardcover). Reviewed by Perparim Gutaj. The period from 1815 to 1914 was an era of invention and liberalism...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. In surveying the international community’s response to humanitarian emergencies in 1999, we find two outstanding examples of intervention on explicitly humanitarian grounds: Kosovo and East Timor. They appeared, indeed...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (3): 82–97.
Published: 01 September 2012
... necessary means. The debate rages over issues such as the seeming subjugation of state sovereignty, authorization, who can and will intervene, and the scope of any humanitarian intervention. This is not to trivialize matters; indeed, these are worthy issues that must not be suppressed. However...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (4): 16–36.
Published: 01 December 2004
... makes humanitarian intervention 2. In this essay I build on other works of mine that have appeared elsewhere. Among these, in par- ticular, are “Sovereignty and Humanitarian Responsibility: A Challenge for NGOs in Africa and the Sudan,” in Vigilance and Vengeance, NGOs Preventing Ethnic Confl ict in...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (3): 42–52.
Published: 01 September 2011
... duly morphed into calls for regime change — to be accomplished through humanitarian intervention sprinkled with unspecified doses of military force. The governments of France and the United Kingdom called for immedi- ate intervention after considerable debate by the United States. Within the...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 119–123.
Published: 01 March 2004
... application of massive vio- lence on states deemed to be inferior.” His most important point is “that humanitarian intervention requires the committing of humanitarian war crimes.” As such, “humani- tarian intervention,” which has been celebrated as the greatest triumph of the human rights movement, is...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (3): 31–46.
Published: 01 September 2001
... prevent a humanitarian catastrophe.5 This early parliamentary approval, blessed by a constitutional court decision, legitimized the March 1999 intervention, although many parliamentarians later admitted to having not been aware of the far-reaching consequences of their...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2000) 11 (1): 8–23.
Published: 01 March 2000
...- tion any future out-of-area armed humanitarian interventions. Given the les- son received, the Clinton Doctrine, if seriously pursued by the president or his successor, would be ill received in much of Western Europe—dead on arrival, according to several Western...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 127–130.
Published: 01 March 2004
... application of massive vio- lence on states deemed to be inferior.” His most important point is “that humanitarian intervention requires the committing of humanitarian war crimes.” As such, “humani- tarian intervention,” which has been celebrated as the greatest triumph of the human rights movement, is...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 21–41.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., including Christian Jacob, used only the term humanitarian intervention, although their speeches fell very much in the line with the need to stop Gaddafi’s actions against civilians by mili- tary means. The Committee of National Defense and Armed Forces presi- dent, Guy Teissier, took a similar stance...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (3): 99–122.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Union membership in 2004, a rather sudden change for a country that had long been a recipient of development aid. Although Malta as a state is thus a new actor in the world of official development assistance (ODA), Maltese voluntary organizations have been active in humanitarian aid and overseas...