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Archivo de Etiquetas: Iraq

Contra una invocación abusiva de la legítima defensa en la lucha contra el terrorismo

Gráfico sobre la propoción entre bombardeos en Siria de Estados Unidos (azul) con relación a sus demás aliados (rojo) entre Diciembre del 2014 y Agosto del 2015, publicado en este reporte de Airwars.org titulado: "First year of Coalition airstrikes helped stall Islamic State – but at a cost"

Nicolas Boeglin (*) Profesor de Derecho Internacional Público, Facultad de Derecho, Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR)   Desde varias semanas circula en la red un llamado colectivo suscrito por una gran cantidad de profesores de derecho internacional, asistentes e investigadores, titulado “Contra una invocación abusiva del derecho de legítima defensa …

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La falta de tribunales y la incertidumbre del derecho internacional en el Informe Chilcot

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La falta de tribunales y la incertidumbre del derecho internacional en el Informe Chilcot El Informe sobre Iraq de Sir John Chilcot, publicado esta mañana, expresa una crítica fortísima de las política del Reino Unido frente a la guerra de Iraq y su desarrollo. No se trata de un tribunal …

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Arguments based on UN resolution 2249 in Prime Minister´s report on airstrikes in Syria: some clarifications needed

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Nicolas Boeglin (*) A few days ago, Prime Minister David Cameron has appealed to Parliament Members to vote in favor of Royal Air Forces (RAF) airstrikes against Islamic State (ISIS) in Syria, in order to “keep the British people safe” from the threat of terrorism. At the opening of a …

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ACNUR reporta aumento alarmante de migrantes llegando a Grecia

ACNUR reporta aumento alarmante de migrantes llegando a Grecia

ACNUR reporta aumento alarmante de migrantes llegando a Grecia 18 de agosto, 2015 — El número de refugiados y migrantes llegando a las costas de Grecia se ha acelerado de manera alarmante y en lo que va del año alcanza casi 159.000, informó hoy la Agencia de la ONU para …

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Entre el Jus in Bellum y el Jus ad Bellum – Dr. Juan Carlos Sainz-Borgo

El uso de las fuerzas fue uno de los primeros aspectos regulados por el Derecho Internacional. Sin embargo, a partir de la eliminación de su uso  como forma de solucionar las controversias en la Carta de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas en 1945 y dejarla solo como un último …

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Al-Skeini v. Secretary of State for Defence

HOUSE OF LORDS SESSION 2006-07 [2007] UKHL 26 on appeal from: [2005] EWCA Civ 1609 OPINIONS OF THE LORDS OF APPEAL FOR JUDGMENT IN THE CAUSE Al-Skeini and others (Respondents) v. Secretary of State for Defence (Appellant) Al-Skeini and others (Appellants) v. Secretary of State for Defence (Respondent) (Consolidated Appeals) …

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Al-Jedda case

OPINIONS OF THE LORDS OF APPEAL FOR JUDGMENT IN THE CAUSE R (on the application of Al-Jedda) (FC) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for Defence (Respondent) Appellate Committee Lord Bingham of Cornhill Lord Rodger of Earlsferry Baroness Hale of Richmond Lord Carswell Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood Counsel Appellants: Keir Starmer …

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Extraterritorial Application of Human Rights Treaties: An Overview

Extraterritorial Application of Human Rights Treaties: An Overview I am very grateful for the opportunity to discuss my book on EJIL: Talk! and Opinio Juris, as am I grateful to the commentators on both blogs for taking the time to read and discuss it. In this introductory post I’ll try …

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Are Extraterritorial Armed Conflicts with Non-State Groups International or Non-International?

Are Extraterritorial Armed Conflicts with Non-State Groups International or Non-International? From time to time we have had discussions on this blog about the classification of extraterritorial or transnational conflicts between States and non-State groups. In other words, when States use force abroad against non-State groups, does this lead to an armed conflict …

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How to Qualify the Armed Conflict in Libya?

How to Qualify the Armed Conflict in Libya? A colleague and I are currently working on an article on the qualification or classification of armed conflicts in modern IHL. The ongoing developments in Libya bring out a specific difficulty in the process of qualification which we see as problems of …

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What does UN Security Council Resolution 1973 permit?

What does UN Security Council Resolution 1973 permit? I spent much of yesterday conducting interviews with the media about the situation in Libya. One of the questions I was repeatedly asked concerned the scope of the UN Security Council Resolution 1973 which authorises the use of force in Libya.  How far does the …

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Could the International Court of Justice Indicate a ‘No-Fly Zone’ over Libya?

Could the International Court of Justice Indicate a ‘No-Fly Zone’ over Libya? Stefan Talmon is Professor of Public International Law at the University of Oxford. A wind of change is currently sweeping through North Africa and the Middle East. While the transformation in Tunisia and Egypt has, at least so …

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