Naval Blockade

  • Magne Frostad Faculty of Law, UiT - The Arctic University of Norway


Naval blockade is an old form of warfare where the current restatement of customary international law on this issue – the 1994 San Remo Manual – leaves something to be desired. The article considers the history of the concept and its current regulation like the requirements for establishing a naval blockade and addresses also issues in relation to its enforcement.

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How to Cite
FROSTAD, Magne. Naval Blockade. Arctic Review, [S.l.], v. 9, p. 195-225, aug. 2018. ISSN 2387-4562. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 26 may 2019. doi:
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