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March 22, 2017 IHL Does Not Authorise Detention in NIAC: A Response to Murray
Over the past couple of years, a number of scholars -- including me -- have debated whether IHL implicitly authorises detention in non-international armed conflict (NIAC.) The latest important intervention in the debate comes courtesy of Daragh Mur...
March 19, 2017 The Disappearing UN Report on Israeli "Apartheid"
Last week, the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) sent shockwaves through the international community by issuing a report that -- for the first time in UN history -- claims Israel's treatment of Palestinians amounts to the c...
March 18, 2017 NATO, in Nine Tweets
This morning President Trump tweeted that "Germany owes vast sums of money to NATO & the United States must be paid more for the powerful, and very expensive, defense it provides to Germany!"
But that's not how NATO commitments work. And so this a...
February 27, 2017 Trump and International Law: Making Hegel Great Again? [Ralph Janik is a researcher at the University of Vienna Faculty of Law, Department of European, International and Comparative Law.]
The presidency of Donald Trump obviously has a manifest impact on international law. After all, he and his admini...