Belyakov Vladislav Gennad'evich Navy Military Educational-Research Centre Naval Academy named after N. G. Kuznetsov
Abstract. The author presents his own method of the object-oriented control of merchant shipping. This method allows determining the legitimacy of the enforcement actions implementation defined by the UN Security Council in accordance with Art. 41 of the UN Charter with respect to the chosen object (ship, cargo) basing on the totality of legal facts (vessel and cargo status, purposes of undertaking carried out by vessel, cargo legitimacy) depending on the existing or established legal regime of supposed actions.