The Legality of Iraq War
This 26 page paper examines the justification for the Iraq war. The discussion starts by looking at the UN Charter and the circumstances under which military force is allowed. The background to the war is examined, including the repeated breaching of UN resolutions by the Iraqi government, The war itself is then considered along with the justification given by the UK, Australia and the US, including reference to the various resolutions. 26 sources are cited in the paper.
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