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Archivo de Etiquetas: August

Tratado de Paz de Versalles (1919)

June 28,1919 THE COVENANT OF THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS. THE HIGH CONTRACTING PARTIES, In order to promote international co-operation and to achieve international peace and security by the acceptance of obligations not to resort to war by the prescription of open, just and honourable relations between nations by the firm …

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Was Nuremberg a Violation of the Principle of Legality?

Was Nuremberg a Violation of the Principle of Legality? This is, remarkably, the question raised by yesterday’s judgment of the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights in Kononov v. Latvia, App. No. 36376/04. In short, the applicant was a former Soviet partisan convicted by a Latvian court …

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Sixty Years of the Geneva Conventions

Sixty Years of the Geneva Conventions On 12 August 1949 the four Geneva Convention were opened for signature. They, as we know, form the bedrock of what came to be known as international humanitarian law. They are also, to my knowledge, the first treaties ever that have become truly universal, …

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One step forward, two steps backward: The ICJ interprets Mexico’s Request for Interpretation of Avena and other Mexican Nationals

One step forward, two steps backward: The ICJ interprets Mexico’s Request for Interpretation of Avena and other Mexican Nationals On 19 January 2009, the International Court of Justice formally declined to interpret its judgment in the Case of Avena and Certain Other Mexican Nationals (Avena), which dealt, as did its …

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40th Anniversary of the Invasion of Czechoslovakia

40th Anniversary of the Invasion of Czechoslovakia Forty years ago, on August 21, 1968 the armed force of the Warsaw Pact entered Czechoslovakian territory and put an end to the economic and political liberalization reforms initiated by a moderate Communist leader Alexander Dubcek. Supposedly, it was feared by the Soviet …

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Agreement on the Cessation of Hostilities in Cambodia (Geneva, 20 July 1954)

CHAPTER I Principles and Conditions Governing Execution of the Cease- Fire Article 1. As from twenty-third July 1954 at 0800 hours (Pekin mean time) complete cessation of all hostilities throughout Cambodia shall be ordered and enforced by the Commanders of the Armed Forces of the two parties for all troops …

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Agreement on the Cessation of Hostilities in Laos (Geneva, 20 July 1954)

CHAPTER I Cease-Fire and Evacuation of Foreign Armed Forces and Foreign Military Personnel Article 1. The Commanders of the armed forces of the parties in Laos shall order and enforce the complete cessation of all hostilities in Laos by all armed forces under their control, including all units and personnel …

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Agreement on German External Debts (London, 27 February 1953)

AGREEMENT ON GERMAN EXTERNAL DEBTS [1] THE GOVERNMENTS of Belgium, Canada, Ceylon, Denmark, the French Republic, Greece, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway, Pakistan, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Union of South Africa, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the United States of America, and Yugoslavia of the …

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Tratado de Munster (1648) en español

Tratado definitivo de paz y comercio ajustado entre S. M. C. y los Estados Generales de las Provincias Unidas. Firmado en Münster, 30 de enero de 1648 Don Felipe IV, por la gracia de Dios, Rey de Castilla, de León de Aragón, etc., etc. A todos los que las presentes …

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