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sanctions

Sanctions Against Non-State Armed Actors

Sanctions Against Non-State Armed Actors

Sanctions research and policy focus on states, giving little attention to challenges of targeting non-state armed actors, making sanctions less effective.

Sanctions as a Tool for Peace

Sanctions as a Tool for Peace

Moderate sanctions lower the chance of war, but weak/overly destructive sanctions do the opposite. Strategic sanctions can lead to diplomatic negotiations.