International Law in Brief

U.N. Approves Israeli Resolution to Condemn Holocaust Denial

Author: 
Kehinde Winful

On January 13, 2022, the United Nations General Assembly adopted Israel's resolution addressing the problem of Holocaust denial.

ICJ To Hold Public Hearings in Gambia v. Myanmar Case

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On January 19, 2022, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) announced that it wil

ECtHR Rules on Command Responsibility in Milanković Case

Author: 
Kehinde Winful

On January 20, 2022, the First Section of the European Court of Human Rights issued its judgment in Milanković v.

Myanmar Military Leader Accused of Crimes Against Humanity

Author: 
Şeymanur Yönt

On December 10, 2021, Myanmar Accountability Project (MAP), submitted evidence to the International Criminal Court (ICC) and accused Myanmar Military Leader Senior General Min Aung Hlaing of crimes

EU Commission Proposes New Directive on Environmental Crime

Author: 
Şeymanur Yönt

On December 15, 2021, the European Commission adopted a

UK Uyghur Tribunal Rules on China’s Possible Responsibility for Alleged Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity, Torture

Author: 
Şeymanur Yönt

On December 9, 2021, the UK Uyghur Tribunal (Tribunal) issued its judgment on China’s possible responsibility for “international crimes against the Uyghurs and other Muslim Population in the Uyghur

Council of the EU Adopts EU Asylum Agency Resolution

Author: 
Şeymanur Yönt

On December 9, 2021, The Council of the European Union (Council) adopted a resolution establishing

Afr. Ct. H.P.R. Decides Whether Withdrawal of Declaration Constitutes a Human Rights Violation

Author: 
Şeymanur Yönt

On December 2, 2021, the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (Court), in the case of Hossou v.

ICJ Indicates Provisional Measures in Armenia and Azerbaijan Cases

Author: 
Şeymanur Yönt

On December 7, 2021, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ordered provisional measures in the

Presidential Commission on SCOTUS Submits Final Report

Author: 
Şeymanur Yönt

On December 7, 2021, the Presidential Commission on the Supreme Court of the United States (Commission) submitted its