Palestine and the right to statehood under international law: an absolute right that has become a hope

Mahmoud Masud

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Applies two international law theories of statehood, the declarative theory founded on the conditions enshrined in the Montevideo Convention on the Rights and Duties of States 1933 and the constitutive theory that relies on the opinion of other states, to assess Palestine's claim to sovereignty.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9-14
Number of pages6
JournalCoventry Law Journal
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2017


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