The Responsibility to Protect doctrine is faltering. Here’s why. ; R2P isn’t dead but the hubris of its proponents has wounded it.
It has been a decade since the international community endorsed the principle of “Responsibility to Protect.” But with hundreds of thousands dead in civil conflicts around the globe, it is clear that the expectations set by this doctrine are not even close to being met. Adopted by the United Nations in 2005, Responsibility to Protect (R2P) encompasses [...]