More recently, the trend in the direction of extending the protection of international law to non-state entities has accelerated in recognition of the fact that, ultimately, human values form the basis for legal rule internationally as well as internally.
Evans, Alona E.
"The Individual and International Law: Some Current Aspects,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 25
, Article 7.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol25/iss3/7