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Parliament Adopts Tough Stand on Russia (June 25, 2015) by Theresa Papademetriou

On June 11, 2015, the European Parliament (EP) adopted a new resolution by a vote of ...

Topic: Human rights; International affairs
Jurisdiction: European Union

Agreement on Work Plan for Customs Security (June 08, 2015) by Gustavo Guerra

In May 2015, customs authorities from the United States and the Dominican Republic signed a Joint ...

Topic: Customs enforcement; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Dominican Republic; United States

WTO Membership Accepted (May 05, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

On April 26, 2015, Seychelles was officially accepted as the 161st member of the World Trade ...

Topic: International affairs; Trade agreements and negotiations; Treaties and International Agreements/World Trade
Jurisdiction: Seychelles; World Trade Organization

Proposal to Forcibly Repatriate Somali Refugees (April 16, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

Following the April 2, 2015, deadly attacks at Kenya's Garissa University carried out by members of ...

Topic: Human rights; International affairs; Refugees; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Kenya

Indictment for Crimes Against Humanity (March 31, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On March 27, 2015, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), a United Nations-backed ...

Topic: Crimes against humanity; International affairs; International organizations
Jurisdiction: Cambodia; United Nations

Dutch Prisoners Sue Unsuccessfully to Prevent Transfer of Norwegian Convicts to Luxury Cells (March 30, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

A Dutch court ruled on March 6, 2015, that long-term prisoners, serving ten years to life ...

Topic: International affairs; Prisoners' rights; Sentencing
Jurisdiction: Netherlands; Norway

Updated Legislation on International Military Cooperation (March 26, 2015) by Dante Figueroa

On February 20, 2015, Italy's Parliament passed new legislation, Decree-Law No. 7, regulating the involvement of ...

Topic: Armed forces; Defense spending; International affairs; Military assistance; Militias and paramilitary groups; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Italy

Interstate Application of Cyprus Against Turkey: Just Satisfaction Claims (March 13, 2015) by Theresa Papademetriou

On January 23, 2015, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, in ...

Topic: Human rights; International affairs; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Cyprus; European Court of Human Rights; Turkey

Cooperation Agreements in Tourism, Zoo Management (March 02, 2015) by Constance Johnson

Sri Lanka and South Africa concluded two cooperation agreements on February 24, 2015. The agreements ...

Topic: Animals; International affairs; Tourism; Treaties and International Agreements
Jurisdiction: South Africa; Sri Lanka

Death Sentences Carried Out for Narcotics Crimes (February 02, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On January 18, 2015, five foreign nationals and one Indonesian were executed for drug crimes in ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Draft Resolutions on Humanitarian Assistance, Draft Decisions on Two International Tribunals (January 02, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

On December 23, 2014, the United Nations General Assembly adopted, without a vote, three draft resolutions ...

Topic: Disaster relief ; Human rights; International affairs
Jurisdiction: United Nations

New Guidelines for Cooperation Signed with Central and Eastern European Countries (December 29, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On December 16, 2014, China and Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries agreed to the Belgrade ...

Topic: Bilateral investment; International affairs; Treaties and International Agreements/World Trade
Jurisdiction: China

Agreements on Patents (December 17, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

In September 2014, Mexico's Institute of Industrial Property (IMPI) and the European Patent Office (EPO) signed ...

Topic: Intellectual property; International affairs; Patents; Treaties and International Agreements
Jurisdiction: European Union; Mexico; World Intellectual Property Organization

Agreement on Exchange of Trade Information (December 11, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

In October 2014, the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Mexico's Tax Administration Service ...

Topic: Customs enforcement; International affairs; Treaties and International Agreements/Crime
Jurisdiction: Mexico; United States

Demarcation of Border with Russia (December 02, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On November 19, 2014, the Government of Ukraine announced that it will approve the draft of ...

Topic: Border security; Boundaries; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Active Participation in EU Agreement on Climate and Energy (October 30, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

The Portuguese Minister of Environment, Territory Order, and Energy was quoted as saying that the agreement ...

Topic: Climate change; Energy; International affairs
Jurisdiction:  Portugal

Agreement on Customs Security (October 30, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

In October 2014, customs authorities from the United States and Mexico signed an agreement to mutually ...

Topic: Customs enforcement; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Mexico; United States

Agreements on Goals of Common Plan to Prosecute Human Traffickers (October 24, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

On September 25, 2014, high ranking government officials from the Justice Departments of El Salvador, Guatemala, ...

Topic: Human trafficking; Immigration; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Central America; Mexico; United States

Plan to Curb Migration to the U.S. (October 16, 2014) by Norma Gutierrez

On September 23, 2014, the Foreign Ministers of Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras submitted to U.S. ...

Topic: Immigration; International affairs
Jurisdiction: Central America

Possibility of Joining the International Criminal Court (October 15, 2014) by Issam Saliba

Recent media reports quoted the Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, as committing himself to taking Israel to ...

Topic: International affairs; International Criminal Court; Zones of occupation
Jurisdiction: Palestinian Territory, occupied

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Last updated: June 25, 2015