Top down approaches ii (j&j definiton) foreign policy: concerns the behaviour of states or government that has external ramifications. Carter administration (1977) and us state dept. human rights report. Humanitarian intervention: deleats definition, military intervention for the purpose of protecting fundamental human rights, can it be legal in international law, yes, (cid:449)he(cid:374) the security cou(cid:374)cil decided it"s a u(cid:374)i(cid:448)ersal threat. Interventions have been made without un security council approval: sometimes groups like nato go and intervene without permission from the security council. Because if they ask permission russia and china will veto it so its better that they just go and then deal with it later: ex. Nato intervening in serbia called the kosovo model where. Nato i(cid:374)ter(cid:448)e(cid:374)ed (cid:449)ithout per(cid:373)issio(cid:374) a(cid:374)d the(cid:374) the russia(cid:374)"s used the same kosovo model to intervene in crimea and northern. Allow powerful to prey on weak: e. g. Libya: security council allowed nato to go in w/ military and took down the government.