Abbreviations

AFDI

Annuaire Français de Droit International

AIDI

Annuaire de l’Institut de Droit International

AJIL

American Journal of International Law

ANSAs

Armed Non-State Actors

API

1977 First Protocol to the 1949 Geneva Conventions on Humanitarian Law

APII

1977 Second Protocol to the 1949 Geneva Conventions on Humanitarian Law

BYIL

British Yearbook of International Law

CIL

Customary International Law

CPW

Circumstances Precluding Wrongfulness

CJEU

Court of Justice of the European Union

CPA

Comprehensive Peace Agreement

ECHR

European Court of Human Rights

ECOSOC

United Nations Economic and Social Council

ECOWAS

Economic Community of West African States

EEZ

Exclusive Economic Zone

EHRC

European Human Rights Convention (1950)

EJIL

European Journal of International Law

EU

European Union

FIA

Fédération Internationale Aéronautique

FRY

The Former Republic of Yusgoslavia

FYRM

The Former Yusgoslav Republic of Macedonia

GE 1949

1949 Geneva Conventions on International Humanitarian Law

HR

Human Rights

IAC

International Armed Conflict

IACHR

Inter-American Court of Human Rights

ICC

The International Criminal Court

ICJ

International Court of Justice

ICLQ

International and Comparative Law Quarterly

ICRC

International Committee of the Red Cross

ICTY

International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yusgoslavia

IDI

Institut de Droit International

IHL

International Humanitarian Law

ILC

International Law Commission of the United Nations

ILM

International Legal Materials

ILO

International Labour Organization

ILR

International Law Reports

IMF

International Monetary Fund

IMO

International Maritime Organisation

IMT

International Military Tribunal

IO

International Organization

IR

International Responsibility

IR 1996

Provisional Draft Articles on State Responsibility for internationally Wrongfull Act (adopted by the International Law Commission of the United Nations, 1996)

IR 2001

Articles on State Responsibility for internationally Wrongfull Act (Adopted by the International Law Commission of the United Nations, 2001)

IWA

Internationally Wrongful Act

IYIL

Italian Yearbook of International Law

LoN

League of Nations

NATO

North Atlantic Treaty Organization

NGO

Non-Governmental Organisation

NIAC

Non-International Armed Conflict

NLM

National Liberation Movements

NM

Nautical Miles

NYU

New York University

PCA

Permanent Court of Arbitration

PCIJ

Permanent Court of International Justice

PIL

Public International Law

PLO

Palestine Liberation Organization

POLISARIOPopular Front for the Liberation of Sanguia e-Hamra and Rio de Oro (WesternSahara)RCADI

Recueil des Cours de l’Académie de Droit International

RDI

Rivista di Diritto Internazionale

RDISDP

Revue de Droit International et des Sciences Diplomatiques, Politiques et Sociales

RGDIP

Revue Générale de Droit international Public

RIAA

Report of International Arbitral Awards

RPD

Règlement Pacifique des Différends

RSDIE

Revue Suisse de Droit International et Européen

SPLA

Sudan People’s Liberation Army

SPLM

Sudan People’s Liberation Movement

TRNC

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

UNC

United Nations Charter

UNCLOS III

United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea

UNDHR

United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights (December 10, 1948)

UNGA

United Nations General Assembly

UNO

United Nations Organisation

UNSC

United Nations Security Council

US

United States

USSR

The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

UNTAET

United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor

UNWCC

United Nations War Crimes Commission

VCDR 1961

Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations (April 18, 1961)

VCLT

Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties (May 23, 1969)

VCSS 1978

Vienna Convention on Succession of States in respect of Treaties (August 23, 1978)

WHO

World Health Organization

WWI

World War I

WWII

World War II

YILC

Yearbook of International Law Commission