International Law Outline


Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons



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Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons – ICJ – 1996 (540)

  1. Number of states, driven by NGOs, try to get nuclear weapons declared illegal.

  2. Advisory opinion from ICJ – though body not happy about it.

    1. French judge – reject request organized/manipulated by NGOs instead of “real states”

  3. Rule 7-7 – threat of nuclear weapons is “generally” against laws of war, especially int’l humanitarian law.

    1. BUT, unclear if would be lawful if used in extreme circumstance of self-defense

  • Don’t forget- substantial body of customary int’l law governing conduct of armed conflict emerging at same time.


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