The Concept of “Shared Responsibility” in the Decisions of International Judicial Bodies

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Author: Ales Klunya

Keywords: International Court of Justice; international responsibility; the concept of “shared responsibility”; The European Court of Human Rights; UN International Law Commission


The article is focused on questions of the international legal validity and practical significance of the «shared responsibility» concept, developed to solve the problem of invocation of responsibility by several subjects of international relations for concerted action in violation of international law. To this end, the article analyzes current trends of the invocation of international responsibility in the light of decisions of international judicial bodies.