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10. Individuals & Non-State Actors | Singapore
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10.1 Treatment of Non-State Actors

Until the middle of the twentieth century, international law was seen almost exclusively as a system of law governing relations between states. With the possible exception of the League of Nations, states were the only ones recognised as possessing international legal personality. However, in its 1949 advisory opinion on Reparation for Injur…

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Lee, Darius, “10. Individuals & Non-State Actors | Singapore”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 29 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_2073>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

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