International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss


Politics of Intervention: A Case of Kosovo, Afghanistan and Iraq
Dr. Iram Khalid

Politics of intervention is in style to achieve the global targets set by the powerful states. This practice is normally done under the umbrella of international law. The present study is an attempt to analyze legal and practical aspect of US intervention in Kosovo, Afghanistan and Iraq. By answering questions like, i- is the intervention justified? ii-what is the logic behind the casualties in these cases? iii- how the international community react towards these issues? The study concludes that there is difference of opinion on the legal justification of intervention. One group opines that under circumstances international law allows intervention. The others believe that due to the human sufferings politics of intervention cannot be allowed. It seems as if there is a dire need to revise international law.

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