Legality of a Request by the Interim Iraqi Government for the Continued Presence of United States Military Forces
ASIL Insights Working Paper No. 135
5 Pages Posted: 20 May 2005
Date Written: June 2004
Applies the post-Charter law of intervention by invitation to the official request by the Iraqi interim government - which was not fully sovereign at the time - that the United States and its allies maintain their military forces in Iraq.
Keywords: Intervention by invitation, intervention, invitation, Iraq, United States, military intervention, use of force, civil wars
JEL Classification: N45, N40, K33
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