Fourth World Faultlines And The Remaking Of International Boundaries

“The sovereignty, territorial integrity and independence of States within the established international system, and the principle of self–determination for peoples, both of great value and importance, must not be permitted to work against each other in the period ahead” 1. The words of United Nations Secretary–General Boutros Boutros–Ghali describe one of the fundamental challenges to the world’s existing political geography: the resurgent self–determination of nations.

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