international law

U.S. News
The secretary of state said the U.S. no longer considers the expansion of Israeli settlements in the West Bank to be a violation of international law.
Politics
A Chinese Embassy statement said "bullies" will "end up in the ash heap of history."
Politics
A State Department spokeswoman said it had been determined that Russia “has used chemical or biological weapons in violation of international law."
Politics
That leaves some of the current detainees stuck in a legal "no man's land," a federal judge said.
Politics
Trump's Supreme Court nominee spent years defending the government's right to imprison some people without charge.
Impact
Campaigners​ can use the moral force of international law to drastically reduce pollution to oceans.
World News
“There is not a comparable situation anywhere in the world, past or present,” another expert said.
Women
Protest at embassies and consulates are not confined to this region. In 1976, the US Congress removed the provision banning
Politics
The United States is the least of the territorial thieves sitting as permanent members of the Security Council. Russia, China
Politics
Data from a survey completed in 2009 indicate that UXO (unexploded ordnance), including cluster bombs, have killed or maimed
The World Post
For justice to prevail, and to apply to every child, woman and man, we must work ceaselessly together, share responsibility and acknowledge that we cannot stand on the side lines while humans suffer.
Politics
Like the French Bourbons who forgot nothing and learned nothing, Ms. Clinton eagerness to initiate wars for regime change
The WorldPost
I have lost myself in this at times, running through the events again and again, dreaming of the children. These most innocent
The WorldPost
China has dismissed the Permanent Court of Arbitration’s legal ruling for the Philippines over claims in the South China
The World Post
Twenty years ago next week, on 8 July 1996, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) issued an advisory opinion regarding nuclear weapons. In a decision that split its fourteen-member bench, the court found, with the president's casting vote:
Environment
In New York this Friday, the UN Secretary General will welcome a stream of Heads of State to a signing ceremony for the historic global climate deal agreed in Paris last year.
Politics
America's trade diplomacy leaves America naked in a world where other nations pursue the most sophisticated mercantilist policies their bureaucrats can devise, backed up by disciplined diplomacy that puts economic objectives first and doesn't take treaty law too literally.
The World Post
On March 31, 2016, the International Criminal Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) controversially acquitted Serbian nationalist Vojislav Seselj of war crimes.
Divorce
1. Hague Convention petitions may be filed in either state or federal court. Where to file is a strategic consideration. A