Libya, the Responsibility to Protect and the Future of Humanitarian Intervention

  • Aidan Hehir
  • Robert Murray

About this book


This book critically analyses the 2011 intervention in Libya arguing that the manner in which the intervention was sanctioned, prosecuted and justified has a number of troubling implications for the both the future of humanitarian intervention and international peace and security.


Peace security military humanitarian intervention Libya conflict intervention NATO

Editors and affiliations

  • Aidan Hehir
    • 1
  • Robert Murray
    • 2
  1. 1.University of WestminsterUK
  2. 2.University of AlbertaCanada

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