Military Intervention and Secession in South Asia The Cases of Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Kashmir, and Punjab (Psi Reports) by Anne Noronha Dos Santos

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  • Armed conflict,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • International relations,
  • International Law,
  • National Security Issues,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Bangladesh,
  • India,
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • International,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • Case studies,
  • Intervention (International law),
  • National security,
  • South Asia

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Number of Pages216
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ISBN 100275999491
ISBN 109780275999490

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by Anne Noronha Dos Santos. Examines how, when, and whether secessionist movements become secessionist wars, and asks whether secessionist wars increase the risk of international military intervention. In this book, Dos Santos identifies the conditions that make international military intervention in a secessionist war more or less likely.

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The coordinators of the Military history WikiProject can be contacted here. from wikipedia Secession(derived from the Latin term secessio) is the withdrawal of a group from a larger entity, especially a political entity, but also from any organization, union or military alliance.

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