viernes, septiembre 18, 2020

Archivo de Etiquetas: OAS

Understanding the State Party Referral of the Situation in Venezuela

EJIL Blog of the European Journal of International Law

Understanding the State Party Referral of the Situation in Venezuela Since 8 February 2018, the situation in Venezuela has been the subject of an ongoing preliminary examination by the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court. On Wednesday 26 September 2018, however, a coalition of States Parties to …

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Inter-American Court of Human Rights condemns Venezuelan regime’s political persecution against the opposition in the San Miguel Sosa and others case

EJIL Blog of the European Journal of International Law

Inter-American Court of Human Rights condemns Venezuelan regime’s political persecution against the opposition in the San Miguel Sosa and others case The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (hereinafter, IACtHR) published a recent decision (only available in Spanish) in the San Miguel Sosa and others vs. Venezuela case, by means of …

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Question of the Malvinas Islands: Argentina’s claim approved by acclamation at OAS

Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Culto de la República Argentina

Question of the Malvinas Islands: Argentina’s claim approved by acclamation at OAS In Washington, Foreign Minister Faurie ratified Argentina’s sovereignty claim in the context of a new stage in the relationship with the United Kingdom Today, the OAS General Assembly being held in Washington D.C. adopted by acclamation a new …

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Summit of the Americas: Is There a Place for Venezuela?

OpinioJuris

Summit of the Americas: Is There a Place for Venezuela? by Ricardo Arredondo [Ricardo Arredondo is Professor of Public International Law at the University of Buenos Aires.] 1. Introduction In recent months, Latin-American countries have been actors and witnesses of a heated debate, as tend to be those in which …

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CIDH MANIFIESTA PREOCUPACION POR VIOLENCIA CONTRA PROTESTAS ESTUDIANTILES EN CHILE

Washington, D.C., 6 de agosto de 2011 – La Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos (CIDH), y sus relatorías de Derechos de la Niñez y de Libertad de Expresión manifiestan su preocupación por los graves hechos de violencia ocurridos en las manifestaciones estudiantiles llevadas a cabo en Chile, el jueves 4 …

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CIDH CULMINA 142º PERIODO ORDINARIO DE SESIONES

CIDH CULMINA 142º PERIODO ORDINARIO DE SESIONES Washington, D.C., 22 de julio de 2011 – La Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos celebró su 142º período ordinario de sesiones del 18 al 22 de julio de 2011. La CIDH está integrada por Dinah Shelton, Presidenta; José de Jesús Orozco Henríquez, Primer …

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CIDH PRESENTA CASO SOBRE ARGENTINA ANTE LA CORTE IDH

Washington, DC, 29 de junio de 2011 – La Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos (CIDH) presentó ante la Corte Interamericana de Derechos Humanos (Corte IDH) el Caso 12.651, César Alberto Mendoza y otros (prisión y reclusión perpetuas), respecto de Argentina.   El caso se relaciona con la imposición arbitraria de …

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CIDH CONDENA CUALQUIER INTENTO DE ALTERACIÓN DEL ÓRDEN DEMOCRÁTICO EN ECUADOR

CIDH CONDENA CUALQUIER INTENTO DE ALTERACIÓN DEL ÓRDEN DEMOCRÁTICO EN ECUADOR Washington, D.C., 30 de septiembre de 2010 –  La Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos (CIDH) condena cualquier intento de alterar el orden constitucional y democrático en Ecuador, así como la situación en que se encuentra el Presidente Rafael Correa, …

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Dispute Concerning Honduran Government Crisis Heads to the International Court of Justice (UPDATED)

Dispute Concerning Honduran Government Crisis Heads to the International Court of Justice (UPDATED) UPDATE: Since I wrote this piece it has been announced that the rival Honduran leaders have reached agreement to resolve the crisis relating to the Presidency (see BBC report here). It is not clear what impact this …

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The Honduran Crisis and the Turn to Constitutional Legitimism, Part I: The Place of Domestic Constitutional Orders in the International Legal Framework

The Honduran Crisis and the Turn to Constitutional Legitimism, Part I: The Place of Domestic Constitutional Orders in the International Legal Framework Who is the current President of Honduras?  Far from the stuff of quiz shows, this question bears on the very foundations of international law.  The international reaction to …

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