Today’s Call Of “This Time War Would Be OK”

If one reads the UN Charter, one finds that the founders were not averse to using force in order to deter aggressors and preserve international peace and security. However, while the UN was formed to “save succeeding generations from the scourge of war”, the list of scourges is growing.

Indeed there is a case to be made that the human rights’ record of the military junta is reason enough to invoke R2P and certainly, if they are intentionally preventing aid from reaching, especially, specific ethnic groups, the case is much stronger. 

The rest.

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