Global Britain: The Responsibility to Protect and Humanitarian Intervention Contents

Contents

Summary

1 The Responsibility to Protect (R2P) and Humanitarian Intervention

Introduction

Context

The Inquiry

The Responsibility to Protect (R2P) and Humanitarian Intervention

2 Airstrikes in Syria

Legal basis of airstrikes

Humanitarian Intervention

3 Applying R2P to the Syrian Conflict

Avoiding deadlock in the UN

Constructive Abstention

Uniting for Peace

4 The price of inaction

The price of inaction within Syria

The price of inaction beyond Syria’s borders

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament




Published: 10 September 2018