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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...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2013) 24 (3): 129–132.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 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, characterized...
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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 (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...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2001
... the 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 (2004) 15 (4): 16–36.
Published: 01 December 2004
... 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 Divided...
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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): 123–127.
Published: 01 March 2004
... rights abuses. Hayden decries “the transformation of human rights concepts, from protesting the application of state violence on nonviolent dissidents to demanding the application of massive vio- lence on states deemed to be inferior.” His most important point is “that humanitarian intervention...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 119–123.
Published: 01 March 2004
... 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 revealed as its greatest defeat, “because it transforms what had...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2004) 15 (1): 127–130.
Published: 01 March 2004
... “the transformation of human rights concepts, from protesting the application of state violence on nonviolent dissidents to demanding the 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...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (3): 42–52.
Published: 01 September 2011
... 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 Obama...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (1): 73–101.
Published: 01 March 2006
... invasion. Arguments ema- nating from either official Turkish sources or nationalist Turkish analysts are premised on (1) the 1959 Treaty of Guarantee, (2) individual self-defense, or (3) humanitarian intervention. Treaty of Guarantee The Treaty of Guarantee is a cliché...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2017) 28 (3): 56–67.
Published: 01 September 2017
... military cooperation among European states in operations that involved peacekeeping or humanitarian intervention, and it was seen as a military plan for resolving structural and political problems within NATO.6 Despite the positive political rhetoric at the time, however, Europe still shied away...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (3): 31–46.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of the Party of Democratic Socialism, or PDS) espoused “humanitarian intervention” and overcame a defense-oriented military policy. The Persian Gulf War and the Bosnian conflict had served as preparatory stages. The German public firmly supported...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (1): 11–21.
Published: 01 March 2001
... been precedents, of course, that ended disastrously, so-called humanitarian interventions nominally under UN auspices in Somalia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Sierra Leone, and Angola, to name a few. But those interventions were driven by, blessed...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (2): 95–106.
Published: 01 June 2012
... aid efforts. When asked the rationale, the White House responded that it had “a clear vision of humanitarian relief and nation-­building.”11 That rationale was also provided by newly installed Bill Clinton and his aides with an ever more insistent drumbeat for military intervention on the side...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2016) 27 (4): 21–41.
Published: 01 December 2016
... the Balkans wars. The Foreign Affairs Committee president, Axel Poniatowski, also explicitly mentioned R2P and its origins in Yugoslavia’s violent collapse. Others, including Christian Jacob, used only the term humanitarian intervention, although their speeches fell very much in the line with the need...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2001) 12 (4): 33–61.
Published: 01 December 2001
... would have to act: Ultimately, early warning systems envision a world where decisions about early humanitarian intervention are made by foreign policy experts in Western governments and the UN as soon as indications of an impending catastrophe...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2007) 18 (4): 1–16.
Published: 01 December 2007
... foreign minister. Kouchner was an early propo- nent of “humanitarian intervention” against abusive states and was one of the few French politicians who came out in favor of military intervention against Iraq. France’s insistence on multilateralism is relatively new and corresponds to a reduction...