International Law in Brief

Facebook Ordered to Release Anti-Rohingya Content

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On Wednesday, September 22, 2021, the District Court for the District of Columbia ordere

Costa Rica Signs 2019 Hague Judgments Convention

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On September 16, 2021, Costa Rica signed the Convention of 2 July 2019 on the Recognition and Enforce

ECOWAS Sanctions on Mali and Guinea Coup Leaders

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has decided, in a

Biden Issues Executive Order on Crisis in Ethiopia

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On Friday, September 17, 2021, President Biden issued an

ICC Authorizes Investigation into the Situation in the Philippines

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On September 15, 2021, Pre-Trial Chamber I of the International Criminal Court granted the Prosecutor's re

ICC App Chamber Approves Victim Participation in Said Case

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On Tuesday, September 14, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) affirmed th

UN Security Council Adopts Resolution on Afghanistan

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On Monday, August 30, 2021, the UN Security Council adopted a resolution on the situation in Afghanistan.

Proposed Mandate for Working Group on Space Resources

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

The working group established under the UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS) has proposed a mandate, terms of

Unlimited Presidential Reelection Breaches Convention Standards

Author: 
Olivia Beech

On August 13, 2021, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR) issued a press release concerning

Sudan Joins UNCAT and ICPPED

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On August 10, 2021, the Government of Sudan deposited an instrument of ratification for the Conven