By D. Geldenhuys
An extended checklist of nations - labelled outcasts, pariahs and rogues - have did not meet foreign criteria of fine behavior. within the chilly struggle years Rhodesia, Israel, Chile, Taiwan and South Africa, between others, featured one of the ranks of the disreputable. In smooth global politics, the intense sinners not just contain states: terrorists, rebels, criminals and mercenaries additionally perform the good online game of who will get what, whilst and the way. Highlighting the principles of fine behaviour that either nation and non-state actors have violated, Geldenhuys takes a singular method that breaks during the slim parameters of the rogue kingdom paradigm and of different state-centric views.
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Other elements of the agenda include open and accountable government, competent public administration, and market-driven economic policies. The latter ingredients are not (yet) codiﬁed to the same extent as human rights and hence lack the same international standing, but they are widely prescribed. Consider the political conditionality attached to the loans and other forms of ﬁnancial aid that international ﬁnancial institutions (World Bank, IMF), inter-governmental organizations (especially the EU) and individual Western donor countries offer developing states.
In resolution 1373, adopted in of September 2001 in the wake of the terrorist attacks in the US, the Security Council (acting under Chapter 7 of the Charter) imposed a set of 11 obligations on states in a bid to ﬁght international terrorism. These included the prevention of funding for terrorist acts, a freeze on ﬁnancial assets of terrorists, and the exchange of information on terrorism. ) The obligations listed in resolution 1373 were reafﬁrmed in Security Council resolutions 1438 and 1440 of October 2002 in which two further terrorist incidents – the bomb attacks in Bali, Indonesia and the taking of hostages by Chechen militants in Moscow – were immediately condemned.
Non-consensual) rule of conduct. Some states stood condemned for pursuing foreign policies regarded by America in particular as too independent, assertive or ambitious. 136 Cuba and Iran are two obvious examples. What added insult to injury – especially from an American perspective – was that some of these errant states had previously been close associates, even allies or client states, of the US. 137 This amounts to a clear breach of international norms, as enshrined in a whole set of international agreements aimed at suppressing the production, trafﬁcking and dissemination of narcotics dating back to 1912.
Deviant Conduct in World Politics by D. Geldenhuys