Alessandra Asteriti

About/Bio

Alessandra Asteriti is Junior Professor of International Economic Law at Leuphana University in Lüneburg, where she is a member of the School of Law and of the Competition and Regulation Institute. She has written in the areas of international investment law, public international law, EU law and legal theory. She also has a degree in history and archaeology of the Near East and has worked in Syria in that capacity.

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The Use of Cluster Munitions by Saudi Arabia in Yemen and the Responsibility of the United Kingdom

In December 2016, after repeated denials, Ahmed Asiri, a spokesman for the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen, said: ‘It has become apparent that there was limited use by the coalition of the UK-manufactured BL755 cluster munition in Yemen’. This admission opened up questions about the United Kingdom’s potential responsibility for the use of cluster munitions by the…

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