Terrorism

U.S. Military Appeals Court Overturns Guantanamo Conviction of Australian Man (February 18, 2014)

Author: 
Monica Moyo

On February 18, 2015, the U.S.

Security Council Adopts Resolution Targeting Sources of Financing for ISIL (February 12, 2015)

Author: 
Monica Moyo

On February 12, 2015, the United Nations Security Council, acting under Chapter VII of the U.N.

European Court of Human Rights Rules Delaying Access to Lawyers in Police Questioning did not Violate Suspects’ Rights (December 16, 2014)

Author: 
Marina Barakatt

On December 16, 2014, the European Court of Human Rights (the Court) ruled in Ibrahim and Others

U.S. Releases Declassified Report on Torture of Detainees (December 9, 2014)

Author: 
Marina Barakatt

On December 9, 2014, the U.S.

U.K. Supreme Court Upholds Home Secretary’s Decision to Prevent an Iranian Politician from Entering the U.K. (November 12, 2014)

Author: 
Marina Barakatt

On November 12, 2014, the Supreme Court of the U.K.

Court of Justice of the European Union Annuls Measures Maintaining the LTTE on List of Terrorist Organizations (October 16, 2014)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On October 16, 2014, the General Court of the Court of Justice of the European Union (the Court)

European Court of Human Rights Rules on Terrorism Suspect’s Extradition to the US (September 4, 2014)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On September 4, 2014, a Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (the Court) ruled in Trabe

The Pinochet Arrest and Possible Extradition to Spain

On the basis of an arrest warrant issued by a judge in Spain, British authorities are holding General Augusto Pinochet, the former head of state of Chile, on Spanish charges of crimes against humanity, including genocide and terrorism, that are alleged to have occurred during Pinochet's rule in Chile. It is anticipated that a request to extradite him to Spain will be forthcoming. 
 
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3
Issue: 
12
Author: 
Frederic L. Kirgis
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OAS Mediates in Belize-Guatemala Border Dispute

I. Introduction: 
 
On November 8, 2000, the heads of the delegations of Belize and Guatemala signed an agreement to adopt a comprehensive set of "confidence-building measures to avoid incidents between the two countries", according to the press release E-195/00 issued by the Permanent Council of the Organization of the American States (OAS) in Washington, D.C. This agreement was described by the Secretary-General of the OAS, Cesar Gaviria, as a milestone. 
 
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Volume: 
5
Issue: 
20
Author: 
Montserrat Gorina-Ysern
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