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Sinclair: To Reform the World: International Organizations and the Making of Modern States

Sinclair: To Reform the World: International Organizations and the Making of Modern States

Sinclair: To Reform the World: International Organizations and the Making of Modern States Guy Fiti Sinclair (Victoria Univ. of Wellington – Law) has published To Reform the World: International Organizations and the Making of Modern States (Oxford Univ. Press 2017). Here’s the abstract: This book explores how international organizations (IOs) …

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Treaty Supremacy, International Legal Process, and the Origins of the International Human Rights System

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Treaty Supremacy, International Legal Process, and the Origins of the International Human Rights System by Peggy McGuinness [This is the seventh post in our symposium this week on treaty supremacy.] I share with the preceding commentators’ praise of David Sloss’s book, The Death of Treaty Supremacy, and agree with their assessment …

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Moelle: The International Responsibility of International Organisations

Moritz P. Moelle (Federal Foreign Office, Germany) has published The International Responsibility of International Organisations: Cooperation in Peacekeeping Operations (Cambridge Univ. Press 2017).

Moelle: The International Responsibility of International Organisations Moritz P. Moelle (Federal Foreign Office, Germany) has published The International Responsibility of International Organisations: Cooperation in Peacekeeping Operations (Cambridge Univ. Press 2017). Here’s the abstract: The International Responsibility of International Organisations addresses the joint responsibility of organisations for violations of international law …

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UN court decides to hear case between Kenya and Somalia concerning maritime delimitation

View of the ICJ courtroom on 2 February 2017 at the delivery of the Court’s Judgment on Somalia v Kenya. UN Photo/ICJ-CIJ/Frank van Beek.

UN court decides to hear case between Kenya and Somalia concerning maritime delimitation 2 February 2017 – The International Court of Justice – the principal judicial organ of the United Nations – today issued a verdict, admitting an application submitted by Somalia, over the maritime delimitation between it and Kenya …

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U.S. Says Iran’s Pick for U.N. Envoy Won’t Get a Visa

U.S. Says Iran’s Pick for U.N. Envoy Won’t Get a Visa WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Friday said it would bar an Iranian diplomat nominated as United Nations ambassador from entering the country, in a rebuke to Iran at a time when the United States is engaged in delicate …

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Construction of a road in Costa Rica along the San Juan river (Nicaragua v. Costa Rica) – Certain activities carried out by Nicaragua in the border area (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) – Request presented by Nicaragua for the indication of provisional measures order. Corte Internacional de Justicia 13/12/2013

INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE YEAR 2013 General List Nos. 152 and 150 13 December 2013 CONSTRUCTION OF A ROAD IN COSTA RICA ALONG THE SAN JUAN RIVER (NICARAGUA v. COSTA RICA) CERTAIN ACTIVITIES CARRIED OUT BY NICARAGUA IN THE BORDER AREA (COSTA RICA v. NICARAGUA) REQUEST PRESENTED BY NICARAGUA FOR …

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La ONU pasa a la ofensiva

La ONU pasa a la ofensiva La guerra de la República Democrática de Congo se ha convertido en un campo de pruebas para una nueva estrategia en las misiones de paz de la ONU. Por primera vez, los cascos azules han participado en una acción ofensiva en apoyo, en este …

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Resolución 2118 Consejo de Seguridad – S/RES/2118 – Security Council Requires Scheduled Destruction of Syria’s Chemical Weapons, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2118 (2013)

Security Council Requires Scheduled Destruction of Syria’s Chemical Weapons, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2118 (2013) The full text of Security Council resolution 2118 (2013) reads as follows: “The Security Council, “Recalling the Statements of its President of 3 August 2011, 21 March 2012, 5 April 2012, and its resolutions 1540 (2004), …

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General Assembly Adopts Texts on Items Ranging from Self-Determination to Peace in South Atlantic; Supports Extension of Impunity Commission in Guatemala

General Assembly Adopts Texts on Items Ranging from Self-Determination to Peace in South Atlantic; Supports Extension of Impunity Commission in Guatemala The General Assembly, working through its busy agenda, today adopted five resolutions and one decision on a wide range of items, including on the self-determination of French Polynesia and …

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