Contextualizing proportionality: jus ad bellum and jus in bello in the Lebanese war

31 December 2006 Enzo Cannizzaro

This article analyses the role and content of proportionality under contemporary international law governing the use of force, with a view to clarifying the legal framework governing the conduct of the parties to an armed conflict.

About the author

Enzo Cannizzaro

Professor of international law at the University of Macerata.