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The Military Use of Outer Space and International Law

Bin Cheng

in Studies in International Space Law

Published in print December 1997 | ISBN: 9780198257301
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191681745 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198257301.003.0020
The Military Use of Outer Space and International Law

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This chapter discusses the legality of using outer space for military purposes under both general international law and relevant international agreements. It covers relevant rules of general international law and treaties restricting the military use of outer space.

Keywords: international law; international agreements; outer space; military use

Chapter.  7843 words. 

Subjects: Public International Law

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