Month: November 2016

EVENT: Self-defence against non-State actors – Professor Christian J. Tams

On 4-5 November 2016, Professor Tams’ work on self-defence against terrorists will be discussed at an international workshop in Heidelberg/Germany.  Whether States can rely on self-defence to justify military strikes against terrorists is one of international law’s major controversies. Recent strikes against ISIS targets in Syria give it a particular topicality.  The Heidelberg workshop hosts […]