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    • The Abkhazian Conflict: A Study on Self-determination and International Intervention 

      Lott, Alexander (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The Crimean conflict in 2014 followed in many respects the pattern of Russia’s previous interventions in a neighbouring state – e.g., the 2008 Georgian conflict. Yet its similarities with the forgotten Abkhazian conflict in 1992–1993 are not widely acknowledged. The principal aim of the study presented was to determine whether Abkhazia had the right to claim statehood and to examine Russia’s actions ...
    • Maritime Security Threats and the Passage Regime in the Bab el-Mandeb 

      Lott, Alexander (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2021-06-21)
      The strait of Bab el-Mandeb separates Africa from the Arabian Peninsula and is an important element in the connection of the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea with the Indian Ocean. The Suez Canal interlinks the Mediterranean with the Red Sea, while the Bab el-Mandeb connects the Red Sea with the Indian Ocean. In Arabic, Bāb al-Mandab stands for “the gate of tears” (Encyclopaedia Britannica), which ...
    • The Passage Regimes of the Kerch Strait—To Each Their Own? 

      Lott, Alexander (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2021-03-24)
      This study explores the passage regimes of the Kerch Strait and its adjacent maritime areas in the context of current arbitration proceedings between Ukraine and the Russian Federation. It ascertains that conflicting sovereignty claims over Crimea might lead to strait states and user states alike retaining their different approaches to the passage regime of the Kerch Strait. Thus, the regimes of ...