The Hague District Court—Civil Law Division—President
Judgement in interlocutory injunction proceedings of 31 August
Plea of Slobodan Milošević for release from detention by the
International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia and returned to the territory of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
(a) High Court of Justiciaryâ30 March 2001
Opinion of High Court involving the International Court
of Justice advisory opinion on the legality of the threat or use of nuclear weapons under international law
(b) House of Lords
Shanning International Ltd v. Lloyds TSB Bank plc; Lloyds TSB Bank plc v. Rasheed Bank (28 June 2001)
An appeal from the Court of Appeal concerning
United Nations Securit...
WASHINGTON, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz, President of General Intelligence Presidency (GIP) and head of Saudi Arabia's delegation to the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, DC, presented the Kingdom's statement at the summit on behalf of the Kingdom. Below is the statement in its entirety. The statement can also be found on the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia's website.
In the Name of God, the Merciful, the Compassionate
..., the quest for a world free of nuclear weapons. Mr. President,. The world is currently facing man... of nuclear weapons and avert the evident threats that they pose in zones of conflict and tension, e... Assembly, such as the follow-up on the advisory opinion of the International Court of Justice, conncerning the legality of the threat or use of nuclear weapons, nuclear d...
... The end of the Cold War did not remove the threat nuclear weapons pose to human civilization. The da...Such actions would, in my opinion, be a serious mistake leading to a high risk to al... Resolution was a follow-up to the 1996 Advisory Opinion of the International Court of Justice on tthe Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons. (39) In t...
Updating International Nuclear Law
..., and not just those confined to nuclear weapons, are cause for serious concern because of their pootential threat and harm. The April 1986 Chernobyl accident, (6) t... decisions on nuclear testing, its 1996 advisory opinion on the Legality of the Threat or Use of Nu...
Introduction - II. The criminal prosecution-military force divide - III. Justifications and consequences of the military force paradigm - A. Indefinite Detention Absent Criminal Charges - 1. Detention in Traditional Armed Conflicts - 2. Detention After 9/11 - B. Military Prosecutions After 9/11 - 1. The Bush Administration‘s Military Commissions - 2. The Obama Administration‘s Military Commissions - C. Lethal Aerial Drone Strikes - IV. A normative analysis of the shift in counterterrorism strategy from Bush to Obama - A. "Military Force Is a Necessary (But Not Sufficient) Counterterrorism Tool." - 1. Problems With Acquiring Lawful Custody Over al Quaeda Fighters - 2. Problems With Identifying Crimes by All Hostile al Qaeda and Taliban Fighters - 3. Problems With Responding to the Att...
... of their home states to reduce these threats unilaterally represents a potential breach of a co... of the marine environment and atmospheric nuclear testing. (12) This shortfall in significance compa... clearly reflected in paragraph 29 of the advisory opinion on the legality of the threat or use of nuuclear weapons issued in 1996 by the International Court of Justi...
General review of the legal activities of the United Nations
Membership of the United Nations 97
Peace and security
(a) Peacekeeping missions and operations
(b) Political and peacebuilding missions
(c) Other bodies
(d) Missions of the Security Council
(e) Other peacekeeping matters
(f) Action of Member States authorized by the Security Council
(g) Sanctions imposed under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations
(i) Humanitarian law and human rights in the context of peace and security
Disarmament and related matters
(a) Disarmament machinery
(b) Nuclear disarmament and non-proliferations issues
(c) Biological and chemical weapons issues
(d) Conventional weapons issues
(e) Regional disarmament activities of the United Nations...
... harm or suffering to women, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of... Seabed Disputes Chamber of ITLOS for an advisory opinion, pursuant to article 191 of the Convention... International Court of Justice on the Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons” The As...
... and Military Objectives In its Advisory Opinion of 1996 on Legality of the Threat or Use oof Nuclear Weapons, the International Court of Justice recogn...
... various regions have been working to ban weapons of mass destruction. During this time, organizers ... of property destruction to resist the nuclear arms race. Their first action occurred in 1980, wh... stances and/or the broader population's opinion on military policies. Some may criticize our willi... when the normal channels of dealing with a threat are ineffective, and the person is acting to preve... a document in 1996 known as the "Advisory Opinion on the Legality of the Threat or Use of Nu...
... Court of Justice (I.C.J.) issued an Advisory Opinion (17) addressing the legal implication of I... and recognized boundaries free from threats or acts of force.. (34) The Resolution further aff... to rebels in the form of the provision of weapons or logistical or other support. Such assistance ma... with its advisory opinion on the "Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons" in 1996, ...