Foreign Policy and International Law

UN Security Council Passes Resolution Strengthening Sanctions Against North Korea (August 5, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On August 5, 2017, the UN Security Council passed Resolution 2371, which strengthened the sanctions

European Court of Justice Rules EU Cannot Conclude Free Trade Agreement with Singapore Alone (May 16, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On May 16, 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union

U.S. Supreme Court Rules FSIA Expropriation Exception Applies Only if Property is Taken in Violation of International Law (May 1, 2017)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On May 1, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Venezuela v.

The United Kingdom, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, and Targeted Killings

Unlike in the United States, in the United Kingdom the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or drones) for targeted killings has generally been “under the radar” due to the British government’s longstanding refusal to admit that any such policy exists.

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21
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3
Author: 
David Turns
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CJEU Rules Asylum Application May Be Rejected Due to Applicant’s Participation in Terrorist Network Activities (January 31, 2017)

Author: 
Eric A. Heath

On January 31, 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union

Trump Administration Issues Travel Ban for Certain Countries; Courts Issue Injunctions (January 27, 2017)

Author: 
Eric A. Heath

On January 27, 2017, the President Donald Trump signed an executive order tempo

Korean Court Rules Statue Stolen from Japan Can Remain in the Country (January 26, 2017)

Author: 
Eric A. Heath

On January 26, 2017, the Daejeon District Court ruled that a South Korean temple could retain possession of a Buddhist s