Arms Control and Non-proliferation

The U.S. Airstrike After the Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria: National Interest, Humanitarian Intervention, or Enforcement Against War Crimes?

The chemical attack in Khan Shaykhun, Syria, reported on April 4, 2017, produced 86 deaths and more than 300 injuries according to the initial reports.[1] The Fact-Finding Mission of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) was able to deploy in less than twenty-four hours, and later confirmed the incident,[2] even though Syria “categorically reject[ed] the false accusations and allegations of the Syrian Arab Army’s use of toxic chemical substances a

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21
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Mika Hayashi
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United Nations Security Council Passes Resolution Urging Use of New International Framework to Counter Terrorist Narratives (May 24, 2017)

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Caitlin Behles

On May 24, 2017, the Security Council passed a resolution that featured a new framework developed

United Nations Security Council Passes Resolution on the Situation in Abyei (May 15, 2017)

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Caitlin Behles

On May 15, 2017, the Security Council adopted a resolution extending the mandate of the United Nat

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Making Space for Private Space Actors

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Soňa Ondrášiková

This panel brought together excellent experts of various professional backgrounds who shed some light on the most pressing issues in the field of space law.

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Arms Control and the Challenges of New Technologies

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Pei-Lun Tsai

The session was co-sponsored by two interest groups: Nonproliferation, Arms Control and Disarmament, and Space Law, and the. Lieber Society on the Law of Armed Conflict.

The (Il?)legality of Nuclear Weapons Tests Under International Law—Filling the Possible Legal Gap by Ensuring the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty’s Entry into Force

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21
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4
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Daniel Rietiker
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UN Security Council Passes Resolution on Central African Republic Arms Embargo (January 27, 2017)

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Eric A. Heath

On January 27, 2017, the United Nations Security Council, acting under Chapter VII of the United Nations Charter, issued a

Court of Justice of the European Union Upholds Sanctions Against Russian Company Almaz-Antey (January 25, 2017)

Author: 
Eric A. Heath

On January 25, 2017, the General Court of the European Union

UNSC Passes Resolution on Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (December 15, 2016)

Author: 
Eric A. Heath

On December 15, 2016, the United Nations Security Council, acting under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations, passed a