Middle East and North Africa

UAE Peace Agreement Approved by Israel Cabinet

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On Monday, October 12, 2020, the Israeli Cabinet unanimously approved the Abraha

Former Lebanese Officials Sanctioned by Office of Foreign Assets Control

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger

On September 8, 2020, Yusuf Finyanus and Ali Hassan Khalil (former Lebanese government officials) were sanctioned by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) “pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.)

ICJ Publishes Two Decisions in ICAO Council Jurisdiction Cases

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On July 14, 2020, the International Court of Justice published its judgment in the appeals relating to the jurisdiction of the

Trump Announces U.S. Withdrawal from WHO

Author: 
Justine N. Stefanelli

On Friday, May 29, 2020, President Trump announced that as of that date, the U.S. relationgship with the World Health Organization (WHO) is terminated.

ICSID Finds No Breach of BIT in Case Brought by Egyptian Telecom Company

Author: 
Emma Schoenberger