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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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Otros desafíos independentistas en Europa

La crisis de Cataluña podría provocar un efecto dominó.

Otros desafíos independentistas en Europa La crisis de Cataluña podría provocar un efecto dominó. La crisis de Cataluña y el referendum en las regiones de Lombardía y Véneto por una mayor autonomía ponen en un aprieto a la Unión Europea, pues la causa separatista podría amenazar con desmoronar al bloque. …

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Understanding the Secessionist Surge

Project Syndicate

Understanding the Secessionist Surge National self-determination was a key engine of twentieth-century geopolitics, driving the creation of many new countries after the two world wars, and again after the collapse of the Soviet Union. But, rather than correcting imperialist aberrations, most of today’s attempts at statehood pose a threat to …

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Why Catalonia’s Independence Bid Is Failing

Project Syndicate

Why Catalonia’s Independence Bid Is Failing Oct 12, 2017 Shlomo Ben-Ami What frequently seals the fate of independence movements is the response of third countries. And it is all but unimaginable that any European country would see any political advantage in facilitating Catalonia’s independence, which would alienate a key EU …

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Dossier – Semana 39

Dossier - NEWSLETTER

Semana 39 – 25 de septiembre al 1 de octubre de 2017 Preserving Spain Preserving Spain Sep 30, 2017 Ana Palacio Catalonia’s proposed independence referendum on October 1 threatens to mire Spain in a constitutional crisis, and could give added momentum to the wave of ethno-nationalism and nativism sweeping Europe …

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Preserving Spain

Project Syndicate

Preserving Spain Sep 30, 2017 Ana Palacio Catalonia’s proposed independence referendum on October 1 threatens to mire Spain in a constitutional crisis, and could give added momentum to the wave of ethno-nationalism and nativism sweeping Europe and North America. Spain’s next move could decide the fate of its own democratic …

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Comunicado de expertos de Naciones Unidas a España sobre medidas tomadas de cara a referéndum en Cataluña y Derechos Humanos

Nicolas Boeglin

Comunicado de expertos de Naciones Unidas a España sobre medidas tomadas de cara a referéndum en Cataluña y Derechos Humanos Foto extraída de nuestra nota publicada en HablandoClaro (Radio Columbia) titulada: “Referéndum en Cataluña: a propósito de la carta colectiva de profesores de derecho internacional“ Este 28 de setiembre, expertos …

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Referendum en Cataluña: carta colectiva de profesores de derecho internacional

Nicolas Boeglin

Referendum en Cataluña: carta colectiva de profesores de derecho internacional Ante la tensión que se vive en España de cara al referéndum convocado por la Generalitat para este primero de octubre del 2017, una carta colectiva denominada “Declaración sobre la falta de fundamentación en el Derecho Internacional del referéndum de …

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A Future for Western Sahara

Project Syndicate

A Future for Western Sahara Ana Palacio Ana Palacio, a former Spanish foreign minister and former Senior Vice President of the World Bank, is a member of the Spanish Council of State, a visiting lecturer at Georgetown University, and a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the …

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Can’t Britain Exit Brexit?

OpinioJuris

Can’t Britain Exit Brexit? by Edward Swaine Yesterday, Prime Minister Theresa May had hand-delivered to Brussels—via a black Jaguar, taking a secret route!—a notice “in accordance with Article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union of the United Kingdom’s intention to withdraw from the European Union.”  Brexit is happening, even …

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The impact of Morocco’s admission to the African Union on the dispute over the Western Sahara

OpinioJuris

The impact of Morocco’s admission to the African Union on the dispute over the Western Sahara by Alonso Illueca and Sophocles Kitharidis [Alonso Illueca is Adjunct Professor of International Law at Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua (Panama) and holds an LL.M. from Columbia University, where he specialised in Public …

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Brexit: Causes and Consequences

Fundación CIDOB

Brexit: Causes and Consequences Europe is at an Inflexion Point of Danger The vote by the British people to leave the European Union sent shockwaves across the continent of Europe and beyond. It is the most significant event in Europe since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and …

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