Dr. Amichai Magen

Dr. Amichai Magen

Dr. Amichai Magen is a senior researcher and Head of Political Development at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT), Herzliya Interdisciplinary Center, and Visiting Scholar, Hoover Institution, Stanford University.

Towards Responsible Sovereignty

| May 29, 2011

Armed non-state actors who fight from within the territory of weak or failed states are undermining the concept of sovereignty. A new standard should be set for states requiring them to adhere to “responsible” sovereignty, and this should preclude the establishment of a new failed state in the West Bank and Gaza.