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					Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                                                      1



                                          Anton’s Weekly Digest of
                                       International Law Scholarship ∗
                         (available on Anton’s Weekly Digest of International Law)
       (email subscription available at http://mailman.anu.edu.au/mailman/listinfo/intlawprofessors)

                                                  Vol. 3, Nos. 18-19
                                                   (8 May 2012) ♣

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Contents (click on heading to navigate)

            I. SSRN Legal Scholarship Network/bepress Legal Repository/NELLCO Legal
            Scholarship Repository/Publishers Advances
            II. Books
            III. Journals
            IV. Cases
            V. Blogs/Comment/Reviews (select items)
            VI. Gray Literature (select items)
            VII. Documents/Negotiations (select items)
            VIII. Press Releases/Newsletters (select items)
            IX. Media (select sources/select items)

I. SSRN Legal Scholarship Network/bepress Legal Repository/NELLCO
Legal Scholarship Repository/Publishers Advances

   Fictitious States, Effective Control, and the Use of Force Against Non-State Actors
Brian Finucane
Yale University-Law School
Date Posted: May 08, 2012

     A Perfect Storm in the EU VAT: Kittel, 'R' and MARC
Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-22
Richard Thompson Ainsworth
Boston University - School of Law
Date Posted: May 07, 2012

  Diplomatic Immunity versus Harm to the Individual: An Attempt at Appraisal
Tania Sebastian
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: May 07, 2012


∗
  Prepared by Donald K. Anton, The Australian National University College of Law. This digest draws on independent
research together with information gleaned from the RSS feeds of a host of international law publishers, law libraries, and
blogs.
♣
    Information contained in the digest is current to 5.00 pm (local Canberra time) the day before issue.
 Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                  2


   How Effectively has the UN and Regional Organizations Cooperated in the Maintenance
of International Peace and Security?
Nneoma Chigozie Udeariry
University of Westminster Alumni
Date Posted: May 07, 2012

  Is it true that All Human Rights Have Equal Status and Cannot Be Positioned in a
Hierarchical Order?
Nneoma Chigozie Udeariry
University of Westminster Alumni
Date Posted: May 07, 2012

  Is the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons Illegal in International Law?
Nneoma Chigozie Udeariry
University of Westminster Alumni
Date Posted: May 07, 2012

  Peaceful Settlement of International Disputes Assignment
Nneoma Chigozie Udeariry
University of Westminster Alumni
Date Posted: May 07, 2012

  Piracy in the Gulf of Aden: An Analysis of State Response to Security Council
Resolution 1918 (2010) with Particular Reference to States in the Gulf of Aden Region
Nneoma Chigozie Udeariry
University of Westminster Alumni
Date Posted: May 07, 2012

  The Role of Regional Fisheries Management Organisations in the Conservation and
Management of Straddling Fish Stock and Highly Migratory Fish Stock
Nneoma Chigozie Udeariry
University of Westminster Alumni
Date Posted: May 07, 2012

  To What Extent do International Organizations Possess International Legal
Personality?
Nneoma Chigozie Udeariry
University of Westminster Alumni
Date Posted: May 07, 2012

   We Have Met the Enemy…and He is Us: Lessons from Twenty Years of the Kauffman
Foundation's Investments in Venture Capital Funds and the Triumph of Hope Over
Experience
Diane Mulcahy , Bill Weeks and Harold Bradley
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation , Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and Ewing Marion Kauffman
Foundation
Date Posted: May 07, 2012
 Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                          3


  Jurisdictional Colonisation in the Spanish and British Empires: Some Reflections on a
Global Public Order and the Sacred
in Hélène Ruiz Fabri, Rüdiger Wolfrum and Jana Gogolin (eds), Select Proceedings of the European
Society of International Law, Vol. 2 (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2010), pp 53-81. ,
Luis Eslava and Monica Garcia-Salmones
University of Melbourne and University of Helsinki - Faculty of Law
Date Posted: May 06, 2012

  Out of Crooked Timber: The Consistency of Australia's Illegal Logging Prohibition Bill
with the WTO Agreement
Environmental and Planning Law Journal, Vol. 29, 2012
Andrew D. Mitchell and Glyn Ayres
Melbourne Law School and Melbourne Law School
Date Posted: May 06, 2012

  Africa’s Continental Free Trade Area: A Closer Look at the 2012 African Union’s Action
Plan for Boosting Intra-African Trade
Africa’s Trade Law Newsletter, Issue 5, February 2012,
Henri Joel Nkuepo
University of Iowa - School of Law
Date Posted: May 05, 2012

  The Real Causes of Food Insecurity in Africa: Helping Dr. De Schutter (UN) and Director
Pascal Lamy (WTO) Identify the Causes of Hunger in Africa
Africa’s Trade Law Newsletter, Issue 4, January 2012,
Henri Joel Nkuepo
University of Iowa - School of Law
Date Posted: May 05, 2012

  The Responsibility to Protect and the Role of Regional Organizations: An Appraisal of
the African Union's Interventions
Goettingen Journal of International Law, Vol. 4, No. 1 (2012) 49-92
Tom Kabau
University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Date Posted: May 05, 2012

  Behind the Flag of Dunant: Secrecy and the Compliance Mission of the International
Committee of the Red Cross
Transparency in International Law, Andrea Bianchi and Anne Peters, eds., Cambridge University
Press, Forthcoming 2013
Steven R. Ratner
University of Michigan Law School
Date Posted: May 04, 2012

  The East Asian Legal Tradition
The Cambridge Companion to Comparative Law (Mauro Bussani & Ugo Mattei eds., Oxford University
Press 2012), Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 12-190
Teemu Ruskola
Emory University School of Law
Date Posted: May 04, 2012
 Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                           4


  The Role of Regulatory Purpose Under Articles III:2 and lll:4 - Toward Consistency
between Negotiating History and WTO Jurisprudence
World Trade Review, Vol 11, Issue 01, pp. 81-118, 2012
Weihuan Zhou
University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Date Posted: May 04, 2012

  Appointments with Disaster: The Unconstitutionality of Binational Arbitral Review
Under the United States-Canada Free Trade Agreement
Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 49, 1992
Jim Chen
University of Louisville - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law
Date Posted: May 03, 2012

  The ICTY’s Power to Subpoena Individuals, to Issue Binding Orders to International
Organizations and to Subpoena Their Agents
International Criminal Law Review, 4: 357–429, 2004,
Anne-Laure Chaumette
University Paris Ouest Nanterre
Date Posted: May 03, 2012

  The Tobacco Challenge – Legal and Consumer Protection by Geraint Howells (Book
Review)
Common Market Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 6, 2012
Alberto Alemanno
HEC Paris - Law Department
Date Posted: May 03, 2012

  Bridging International Law and Rights-Based Litigation: Mapping Health-Related
Rights Through the Development of the Global Health and Human Rights Database
Health And Human Rights: An International Journal, Vol. 13, 2012, Georgetown Public Law Research
Paper No. 12-056, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-016
Benjamin Mason Meier , Helena Nygren-Krug , Oscar A. Cabrera , Ana Ayala and Lawrence O. Gostin
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , affiliation not provided to SSRN , Georgetown University
Law Center , affiliation not provided to SSRN and Georgetown University Law Center - O'Neill Institute
for National and Global Health Law
Date Posted: May 03, 2012

  'There are No Trials Inside the Gates of Eden': Mental Health Courts, the Convention on
the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Dignity, and the Promise of Therapeutic
Jurisprudence
Coercive Care, edited by Profs. Bernadette McSherry & Ian Freckelton, Routledge/Taylor & Francis
(UK), Forthcoming
Michael L. Perlin
New York Law School
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  Customary International Law
1 David P. Forsythe, ed., Encyclopedia of Human Rights 451 (Oxford University Press, 2009)
Constance de la Vega
University of San Francisco School of Law
Date Posted: May 02, 2012
 Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                            5


  From Just War to False Peace
Chicago Journal of International Law, Forthcoming, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper, U of St.
Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper
John Yoo and Robert J. Delahunty
University of California at Berkeley School of Law and University of St. Thomas School of Law
(Minnesota)
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  International Legal Accountability Over Non-State Actors: An Analysis of the Report of
the Special Representative of the Secretary General
3(2) Zeitschrift für Menschenrechte [Journal for Human Rights] 26 (2009),
Constance de la Vega and Amol Mehra
University of San Francisco School of Law and Right Respect
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  Jus Cogens
3 David P. Forsythe, ed., Encyclopedia of Human Rights 301 (Oxford University Press, 2009)
Constance de la Vega
University of San Francisco School of Law
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  Just Back from the Human Rights Council
102 American Society of International Law Proceedings 329, 335 (2008)
Constance de la Vega
University of San Francisco School of Law
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  Managing Expectations: Beyond Formal Adjudication
Forthcoming chapter in Cambridge University Press book (Roberto Echandi, et al., eds. 2012)
Susan D. Franck
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  The European Court of Justice, State Non-Compliance, and the Politics of Override
American Political Science Review, 106 (1), February 2012, pp. 204-13
Alec Stone Sweet and Thomas L. Brunell
Yale University - Yale Law School and Yale Political Science and University of Texas at Dallas -
Department of Political Science
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  The Questionable Basis of the Common European Sales Law: The Role of an Optional
Instrument in Jurisdictional Competition
University of Chicago Institute for Law & Economics Olin Research Paper No. 597
Eric A. Posner
University of Chicago - Law School Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  Two Tales of a Treaty Revisited: The Proposed Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement
(ACTA)
Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-04-10
Charles R. McManis and John S Pelletier
Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law and Washington University in Saint Louis
Date Posted: May 02, 2012
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  Quantitative Methods in Comparative Law
Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-20
Francesco Parisi and Barbara Luppi
University of Minnesota - Law School and Università degli studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE)
- Faculty of Business and Economics
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  The Role of the European Union and China in Global Climate Change Negotiations: A
Critical Analysis
Journal of European Integration History, Vol. 18, pp. 67-81, 2012
Rafael Leal-Arcas
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
Date Posted: May 02, 2012

  Globalization, Lawyers, and India: Toward a Theoretical Synthesis of Globalization
Studies and the Sociology of the Legal Profession
International Journal of the Legal Profession, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper
David B. Wilkins and Mihaela Papa
Harvard Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: May 01, 2012

  EU ETS Aviation Discriminates Against Developing Countries
Henri Joel Nkuepo
University of Iowa - School of Law
Date Posted: April 29, 2012
Last Revised: May 01, 2012

  Finding and Filling the Democratic Deficit in Human Rights
Presented at Redressing the Democratic Deficit in Human Rights Conference, Arts & Humanities
Research Council, London, 17-18 April 2012, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 12/34
David Kinley
University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Date Posted: May 01, 2012

  Foreign Investment, the National Interest and National Security - Foreign Direct
Investment in Australia and China
Sydney Law Review, Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 5-34, 2012, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 12/31
Vivienne Bath
University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Date Posted: April 30, 2012

  Persuading to Comply: On the Deployment and Avoidance of Legal Argumentation
International Law and International Relations: Synthesizing Insights from Interdisciplinary
Scholarship, Jeffrey L. Dunoff and Mark A. Pollock eds., Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming
2012
Steven R. Ratner
University of Michigan Law School
Date Posted: April 30, 2012
 Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                             7


  Self-Defense Against Terrorists: The Meaning of Armed Attack
The Leiden Policy Recommendations on Counter-terrorism and International Law, Nico Schrijver and
Larissa van den Herik eds., Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming 2012
Steven R. Ratner
University of Michigan Law School
Date Posted: April 30, 2012

  Waging Peace: Jus Post Bellum as a Continuation of Politics by Other Means?
Roxana Vatanparast
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 30, 2012
Last Revised: May 01, 2012

  Democratizing International Law
Global Policy, Volume 2, issue 3, pp. 241-47
Steven R. Ratner and Robert E. Goodin
University of Michigan Law School and Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of
Social Sciences (RSSS)
Date Posted: April 29, 2012

  EU ETS Aviation Discriminates Against Developing Countries
Henri Joel Nkuepo
University of Iowa - School of Law
Date Posted: April 29, 2012
Last Revised: May 01, 2012

  The Gender Mainstreaming Strategy - For Africa’s Continental Free Trade Area
Henri Joel Nkuepo
University of Iowa - School of Law
Date Posted: April 29, 2012

  Bounded Legality
University of Maryland Journal of International Law, Forthcoming, Northeastern University School of
Law Research Paper No. 87-2012
Margaret Woo
Northeastern University - School of Law
Date Posted: April 28, 2012

  Law's Location in China's Countryside
Wisconsin International Law Journal, Forthcoming, Northeastern University School of Law Research
Paper No. 88-2012
Margaret Woo
Northeastern University - School of Law
Date Posted: April 28, 2012

  Legitimizing International Criminal Justice: The Importance of Process Control
Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 33, No. Winter, 2012, William & Mary Law School
Research Paper No. 09-211
Nancy Combs
William & Mary Law School
Date Posted: April 28, 2012
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  The Destination Principle: Past Developments and Future Challenges
Presented at GST in Australia: Looking Forward from the First Decade, RMIT, Melbourne, 17-18
November 2010, GST IN AUSTRALIA: LOOKING FORWARD FROM THE FIRST DECADE, C. Peacock,
ed., Thomson Reuters, pp. 313-341, 2011, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 12/33
Rebecca Millar
University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Date Posted: April 28, 2012

  La Responsabilité Et La Cour Pénale Internationale (Responsibility and the
International Criminal Court)
Internationalisation du droit : Pathologie ou métamorphose de l’ordre juridique ?,
Diane Marie Amann
University of Georgia School of Law
Date Posted: April 27, 2012

  Mandatory Arbitration of Internal Trust Disputes: Improving Arbitrability and
Enforceability Through Proper Procedural Choices
Arbitration International, Vol. 28, Forthcoming, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies
Research Paper No. 2012-13
S.I. Strong
University of Missouri School of Law
Date Posted: April 27, 2012

  Law and Ethics for Robot Soldiers
Policy Review (Forthcoming 2012)
Kenneth Anderson and Matthew C. Waxman
American University - Washington College of Law and Columbia Law School
Date Posted: April 26, 2012
Last Revised: April 30, 2012

  Overview on Protection of Foreign Investment in Botswana
Gosego Rockfall Lekgowe
University of Botswana
Date Posted: April 26, 2012

  Politics and Prosecutions, from Katherine Fite to Fatou Bensouda
Proceedings of the Fifth International Humanitarian Law Dialogs, Elizabeth Andersen and David M.
Crane, eds., 2012, Forthcoming
Diane Marie Amann
University of Georgia School of Law
Date Posted: April 26, 2012

  Border Skirmishes: The Intersection Between Litigation and International Commercial
Arbitration
Journal of Dispute Resolution, Forthcoming, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies
Research Paper No. 2012-11
S.I. Strong
University of Missouri School of Law
Date Posted: April 25, 2012
 Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                               9


  Commentaire de l’Article 60 de la Cour Pénale Internationale : Procédure initiale
devant la Cour (Provisional Release at the International Criminal Court: A Commentary of
Article 60 of the Rome Statute)
Commentaire du Statut de la Cour Pénale Internationale, Pédone, 2012.,
Dov Jacobs
European University Institute
Date Posted: April 25, 2012

  Hard and Soft Law: What Have We Learned?
in International Law and International Relations: Insights from Interdisciplinary Scholarship, Jeffrey L.
Dunoff and Mark A. Pollack (eds.),(New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012), Minnesota Legal
Studies Research Paper No. 12-17
Gregory Shaffer and Mark A. Pollack
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law and Temple University - Department of Political
Science
Date Posted: April 25, 2012
Last Revised: May 03, 2012

  Implications of Ongoing Trade and Investment Disputes Concerning Tobacco: Philip
Morris v. Uruguay
PUBLIC HEALTH AND PLAIN PACKAGING OF CIGARETTES: LEGAL ISSUES, Tania Voon, Andrew
Mitchell, Jonathan Liberman and Glyn Ayres, eds., Edward Elgar, 2012
Benn McGrady
Georgetown University
Date Posted: April 25, 2012

  Navigating the Borders Between International Commercial Arbitration and U.S. Federal
Courts: A Jurisprudential GPS
Journal of Dispute Resolution, Forthcoming, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies
Research Paper No. 2012-12
S.I. Strong
University of Missouri School of Law
Date Posted: April 25, 2012

  Notes for the History of New Approaches to International Law - Not a Map But Perhaps
a Compass
“New Approaches to International Law: The European and the American Experiences" (ed. by David
Kennedy & José María Beneyto, TMC Press 2012 (Forthcoming),
Ignacio de la Rasilla del Moral
European University Institute
Date Posted: April 25, 2012
Last Revised: April 30, 2012

  Reconciling Israeli Antidumping Law with WTO/GATT International Trade Law Rules
Israel Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 81, 1998
Talia Einhorn
Tel Aviv University - Faculty of Management
Date Posted: April 25, 2012
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                               10


  The WTO Dispute Settlement System: Does it Work for Developing Countries?
Gosego Rockfall Lekgowe
University of Botswana
Date Posted: April 25, 2012
Last Revised: April 30, 2012

  A Comparison of Anti-Manipulation Rules in U.S. and EU Electricity and Natural Gas
Markets: A Proposal for a Common Standard
Energy Law Journal, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2012
Shaun D. Ledgerwood and Dan Harris
The Brattle Group and The Brattle Group
Date Posted: April 24, 2012


II. Books


     International Law in Domestic Courts: Rule of Law Reform in Post-Conflict States
                                          (Intersentia, 2012)
                  Edda Kristjansdottir, Cedric Ryngaert and Andre Nollkaemper (eds)
This book investigates States that are in transition following a violent conflict or an authoritarian past
face daunting challenges in (re)establishing the rule of law. It contains case studies of the role of
domestic courts in various post-conflict and transitional situations: the Balkans, Iraq, Afghanistan,
Nepal, East Timor, Russia, South Africa, and Rwanda.
                                                   ......

      Humanitarian and Security Law: A Compendium of International and European
                                             Instruments
                                          (Intersentia, 2012)
                                    Jan Wouters and Philip De Man
Humanitarian and Security Law presents a comprehensive and easily accessible compilation of the
most important legal instruments that pertain to armed conflicts and security threats, which will be of
use and interest to practitioners and researchers working in the areas of international and European
humanitarian and security law.
                                                  ......

                      Procedure and Evidence in International Arbitration
                                      (Wolters Kluwer, May 2012)
                                          Jeffrey Waincymer
Central to the book’s purpose is the procedural challenge facing arbitrators at each and every stage of
the arbitral process when fairness arguments conflict with efficiency concerns and trade-offs must be
determined. Some key themes include fairness, cost-effectiveness, process and procedural choices.
                                                  ......

   Business Law in Japan - Cases and Comments. Intellectual Property, Civil, Commercial
                                    and International Private Law
                                       (Wolters Kluwer, May 2012)
             Moritz Bälz, Marc Dernauer, Christopher Heath and Anja Petersen-Padberg (eds)
This work compiles 72 of the most important commercially relevant Japanese court decisions in the
fields of civil law, labour law, company law, financial transactions, intellectual property, antitrust,
conflict of laws, and arbitration. Each decision is presented in English translation and is accompanied
by a practical and explanatory commentary by an expert in the field, be it from academia or private
practice.
                                                   ......
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      Permanent Establishments. A Domestic Taxation, Bilateral Tax Treaty and OECD
                                          Perspective- 2nd ed
                                       (Wolters Kluwer, May 2012)
                        Ekkehart Reimer, Stefan Schmid and Nathalie Urban (eds)
This academically rigorous yet thoroughly practical work provides comprehensive guidance on a
variety of complex PE issues. Its initial chapters analyse the latest OECD developments in the context
of Articles 5 and 7 of the OECD Model Tax Convention (2010 update) while 19 country chapters cover
domestic PE issues as well as country-specific treaty developments from a practical perspective.
                                                   ......

               Basic Documents on International Trade Law - 4th revised edition
                                    (Wolters Kluwer, May 2012)
                                           Chia-Jui Cheng
Among the most significantly important improvements to this new edition are new chapters, a
redesigned and thoroughly revised Part 6 reflecting the expansion of intellectual property rights under
the framework of treaties administered by World International Property Organization, and
bibliographies and other research resources updated and enlarged to include an extraordinarily rich
collection of books and articles in many trading languages, including major Chinese works in the
international trade law field.
                                                 ......

                        An Introduction To Air Law - 9th Revised Edition
                                     (Wolters Kluwer, April 2012)
                                      I.H.Ph. Diederiks-Verschoor
Coverage includes such aspects of: sovereignty in airspace; market access and open skies
agreements; inter-airline cooperation; the EU regime affecting air transport; air carrier liability;
insurance and product liability; safety regulation, including, ICAO Standards and Recommended
Practices (SARPs); international and regional organizations; rights in aircraft; and aviation security.
                                                  ......

                                World Manual on Patents 2012
                               (Oxford University Press, May 2012)
  Equerion Information Services Corporation, C. Adrian Zapatero, and edited by Erwin Cortagerena
   • Provides the most current information on how to obtain patents in over 200 countries,
       making this the most comprehensive and accurate survey of its kind
   • In this easy-to-use, multi-volume format countries are arranged alphabetically and content
       has been standardized across each entry, saving researchers time and money.
   • Regular electronic updates are available for subscribers between editions, providing readers
       with the most up to date content available
                                                ......

                           Intellectual Property Law Core Text, 4th Ed
                                 (Oxford University Press, May 2012)
                                           Jennifer Davis
New to this edition:
   • Further in-depth coverage of Performer's Rights to reflect the increasing relevance and
        importance of this interesting topic
   • Additional international article references in the Further Reading lists guide students to a
        more global appreciation of the subject
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    •   An exciting new Online Resource Centre, containing updates, weblinks, and a sample patent
        application. This new resource also includes answers to a selection of the questions in the
        book as a check for students once they have attempted the questions
                                                ......

                              Encyclopedia on the ICTY: Volume 1
                            (International Courts Association, April 2012)
                                            C. Tofan (ed)
The Encyclopedia on the ICTY series will provide for a complete overview of the work of the
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), presenting all the cases and
background materials on the Tribunal. The series' volumes also include analysis and comments by
legal scholars from around the world.
                                                 ......

                              Encyclopedia on the ICTY: Volume 2
                            (International Courts Association, April 2012)
                                            C. Tofan (ed)
The Encyclopedia on the ICTY series will provide for a complete overview of the work of the
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), presenting all the cases and
background materials on the Tribunal. The series' volumes also include analysis and comments by
legal scholars from around the world.
                                                 ......

                              Encyclopedia on the ICTY: Volume 3
                            (International Courts Association, April 2012)
                                            C. Tofan (ed)
The Encyclopedia on the ICTY series will provide for a complete overview of the work of the
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), presenting all the cases and
background materials on the Tribunal. The series' volumes also include analysis and comments by
legal scholars from around the world.
                                                 ……

                                  Shipowners Limitation of Liability
                                         (Wolters Kluwer, 2012)
                           Barnabas W. B. Reynolds and Michael N. Tsimplis
                        Among the issues brought to the fore are the following:
    •   right to the lowest limit versus the strongest protection of the right to limit;
    •   circumstances under which the ship against which the action is brought may be arrested and
        sold;
    •   when the shipowner’s right to limit can be challenged and denied;
    •   action in rem for collisions;
    •   freezing injunctions; and ;
    •   direct action against an insurer.
                                                   ......

                                          Europarecht
                                       (Mohr Siebeck, 2012)
                     Andreas Haratsch, Christian Koenig and Matthias Pechstein
Published in German. European Law, 8th ed. Detailed synopsis unavailable at this time.
                                                ......
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              Lex Maritima: Grundzüge eines transnationalen Seehandelsrechts
                                       (Mohr Siebeck, 2012)
                                          Andreas Maurer
Published in German. Lex Maritima: The Main Features of a Transnational Maritime Law. Largely
unnoticed by the law, the maritime trade sector has developed private mechanisms of norm-making,
adjudication, and enforcement which can be called transnational law. In this context especially the
participation of stakeholders provides legitimation of privately made norms and standards in
international maritime trade.
                                                ......

        Kriegsflüchtlinge: Gewalt gegen Zivilpersonen in bewaffneten Konflikten als
            Herausforderung für das Flüchtlingsrecht und den subsidiären Schutz
                                        (Mohr Siebeck, 2012)
                                            Nora Markard
Published in German. War Refugees: Violence against Civilians in Armed Conflict as a Challenge to
Refugee Law and Subsidiary Protection. Examining the international protection of war refugees under
the Refugee Convention, EU and human rights law, Nora Markard shows how a human rights and
anti-discrimination law perspective can increase the inclusiveness of refugee protection, also against
gender-specific wartime violence and in so-called new wars.
                                                 ......

                                   The New Faces of Victimhood
                                          (Springer, 2011)
                               Rianne Letschert and Jan van Dijk (eds.)
    •   Connects victims’ rights to human rights and globalisation issues.
    •   Provides balanced coverage of the broader issues of globalization and the emerging global
        institutions
    •   Creates a new opening for scholarship and policy directives
                                                 ……

                                     International Law Reporter
                                          Jacob Katz Cogan

UN Human Rights Treaty Bodies: Law and Legitimacy (Cambridge Univ. Press 2012)

The International Human Rights Movement: A History (Princeton Univ. Press 2012)

The Hamburg Lectures on Maritime Affairs 2009 & 2010 (Springer 2012)

Schutzpflichten im Völkerrecht – Ansatz einer Dogmatik (Springer 2012)

La diplomatie de l'universel : la guerre froide, les États-Unis et la genèse de la Déclaration universelle
des droits de l’Homme, 1945-1948(Bruylant 2012)

The Oxford Handbook of War (Oxford Univ. Press 2012)
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III. Journals

                            PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW eJOURNAL
                                    Vol. 7, No. 59: May 7, 2012
                                  ALAN O’NEIL SYKES, EDITOR

Reforming WTO Discipline on Export Duties: Sovereignty over Natural Resources, Economic
Development and Environmental Protection
Julia Ya Qin, Wayne State University Law School

Transnational Labor Regulation and the Limits of Governance
Kevin Kolben, Rutgers Business School

The Scope of Article 2081 of the Civil Code a Comment on Negist Makonnen et al v. Ethiopian Airlines,
Inc.
Hailegabriel Gedecho Feyissa, Bahir Dar University
                                                 ……

                            PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW eJOURNAL
                                   Vol. 7, No. 58: Apr 30, 2012
                                  ALAN O’NEIL SYKES, EDITOR

Convergence of Norms Across the Spectrum of Armed Conflicts – International Humanitarian and
Human Rights Law
Emily Crawford, University of Sydney - Faculty of Law

The Politics of Force: Conflict Management and State Violence in Northern Ireland - A Brief Historical
Overview
Fionnuala D. Ni Aolain, University of Minnesota Law School, Transitional Justice Institute (University
of Ulster)

All That You Leave Behind: The Territorial Relationship of Heritage Defence Sites
Alexandra R. Harrington, Albany Law School

Africa and the History of International Law
James Thuo Gathii, Albany Law School

Mainstreaming Children's Rights in Post-Disaster Settings
Jonathan Todres, Georgia State University College of Law

Does Living by the Sword Mean Dying by the Sword?
Charles C. Jalloh, University of Pittsburgh - School of Law

Personal Jurisdiction in a Global World: A Comment on the Supreme Court’s Recent Decisions in
Goodyear Dunlop Tires and Nicastro
John N. Drobak, Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law
                                                ……

            LAW & SOCIETY: INTERNATIONAL & COMPARATIVE LAW eJOURNAL
                               Vol. 7, No. 47: May 7, 2012
                              CHRISTIANA OCHOA, EDITOR

Mainstreaming Children's Rights in Post-Disaster Settings
Jonathan Todres, Georgia State University College of Law
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Foreign Investment, the National Interest and National Security - Foreign Direct Investment in
Australia and China
Vivienne Bath, University of Sydney - Faculty of Law

Does Living by the Sword Mean Dying by the Sword?
Charles C. Jalloh, University of Pittsburgh - School of Law

A Conflict of Interests: Seeking a Way Forward on Publication of International Arbitral Awards
Joshua D. H. Karton, Queen's University (Canada) - Faculty of Law

The Lundbeck Case of Pentobarbital, the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, and
Competing Human Rights Responsibilities
Karin Buhmann, University of Copenhagen, Institute of Food & Resource Economics - Division of
Consumption, Health and Ethics - Law Unit

The Protection of Human Rights of Women Trapped in Domestic Violence in South Africa
Ora Dippenaar, Tshwane University of Technology - Law Department

Protecting the Human Rights of LGBT People in Uganda in the Wake of Uganda's 'Anti Homosexuality
Bill, 2009'
Daniel Englander, affiliation not provided to SSRN

Treaty Obligations and the World Court: Is the U.S. Supreme Court Undermining World Order?
Armin J. Jezari, Texas Southern University - Thurgood Marshall School of Law
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            LAW & SOCIETY: INTERNATIONAL & COMPARATIVE LAW eJOURNAL
                               Vol. 7, No. 46: Apr 30, 2012
                              CHRISTIANA OCHOA, EDITOR

M. v. Germany: The European Court of Human Rights Takes a Critical Look at Preventive Detention
Eric S. Janus, William Mitchell College of Law
Shawn Alexander, affiliation not provided to SSRN
Leah Graf, affiliation not provided to SSRN

Global Governance as Public Authority: Structures, Contestation, and Normative Change - The
Principle of Subsidiarity as a Constitutional Principle in International Law
Andreas Follesdal, University of Oslo

Case Note: Elettronica Sicula S.P.A. (ELSI) (United States of America V Republic of Italy) Judgment of
20 July, 1989, in ICJ Reports (1989): 15
Shenoy Lee, Delhi University Enclave - Campus Law Center

Carving Out Policy Autonomy for Developing Countries in the World Trade Organization: The
Experience of Brazil and Mexico
Alvaro Santos, Georgetown University Law Center

Have Truth and Reconciliation Commissions Helped Remediate Human Rights Violations Against
Women? A Feminist Analysis of the Past and Formula for the Future
Peggy Maisel, Florida International University College of Law

Policy Tailors and the Rookie Regulator
Sarah Tran, Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law
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Envisioning Enforcement of Freedom of Association Standards in Corporate Codes: A Journey for
Sinbad or Sisyphus?
James J. Brudney, Fordham University - School of Law

The Three-Pronged Strategy of India's Preferential Trade Policy - A Contribution to the Study of
Modern Economic Treaties
Julien Chaisse, Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Faculty of Law
Debashis Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
Biswajit Nag, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade

International Commercial Arbitrators' Approaches to Contractual Interpretation
Joshua D. H. Karton, Queen's University (Canada) - Faculty of Law

Academic Freedom in New Haven and Singapore
Simon Chesterman, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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                     INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW eJOURNAL
                                Vol. 4, No. 18: Apr. 26, 2012
                           DAVID D. CARON & TSEMING YANG, EDS.

Climate Change Law in an Era of Multi-Level Governance
Jacqueline Peel, Melbourne Law School
Lee C. Godden, Melbourne Law School
Rodney Keenan, University of Melbourne

Geoengineering the Climate: An Overview
Rafael Leal-Arcas, Queen Mary University of London, School of Law

On the 'Zustandsverantwortlichkeit' Under the Federal Soil Protection Act (Bodenschutzgesetz,
Bbodschg) of Germany and its Referential Experience for the Contaminated Land Legislation of China
Tianbao Qin, School of Law & Research Institute of Environmental Law, Wuhan University
Xiaobo Zhao, Law School, University of Western Sydney

China's Engagement with Latin America: Partnership or Plunder?
Carmen G. Gonzalez, Seattle University School of Law

Towards Recognition and Protection of Forced Environmental Migrants in the Public International
Law: Refugee or IDPs Umbrella
Bogumil Terminski, University of Geneva

Corporations and Social Environmental Justice: The Role of Private International Law
Benedict S. Wray, European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW)
Claire Staath, European University Institute

Reforming WTO Discipline on Export Duties: Sovereignty over Natural Resources, Economic
Development and Environmental Protection
Julia Ya Qin, Wayne State University Law School
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                        CLIMATE CHANGE LAW & POLICY eJOURNAL
                                   Vol. 4, No. 21: Apr. 30, 2012
                      DANIEL A. FARBER & PATRICK A. PARENTEAU, EDITORS

REDD and Indigenous Peoples in Brazil
Andrew Long, Florida Coastal School of Law

The EU Emissions Trading Scheme as a Driver for Future Carbon Markets
Noriko Fujiwara, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
Anton Georgiev, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)

Now This! Indigenous Sovereignty, Political Obliviousness and Governance Models for Solar Radiation
Management Research
Kyle Powys Whyte, Michigan State University - Department of Philosophy
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                        CLIMATE CHANGE LAW & POLICY eJOURNAL
                                   Vol. 4, No. 20: Apr. 25, 2012
                      DANIEL A. FARBER & PATRICK A. PARENTEAU, EDITORS

Information and Communications Technologies and Climate Change in Developing Countries
Fernando Borraz, Universidad de la Republica - Faculty of Social Sciences

Republicans and Climate Change: An Audience Analysis of Predictors for Belief and Policy Preferences
Justin Rolfe-Redding, George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication
Edward W. Maibach, George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication
Lauren Feldman, American University
Anthony Leiserowitz, Yale University

Future Perspectives on Solar Fuels
Thomas Alured Faunce, Australian National University, Australian Research Council
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                   HUMAN RIGHTS & THE GLOBAL ECONOMY eJOURNAL
                                 Vol. 6, No. 30, May 2, 2012
                  Hope Lewis, Wendy E. Parmet & Rashmi Dyal-Chand, eds.

The Ninth Circle of Hell: An Eighth Amendment Analysis of Imposing Prolonged Supermax Solitary
Confinement on Inmates with a Mental Illness
Thomas L. Hafemeister, University of Virginia School of Law, University of Virginia School of Medicine
Jeff George, affiliation not provided to SSRN

Protecting the Human Rights of LGBT People in Uganda in the Wake of Uganda's 'Anti Homosexuality
Bill, 2009'
Daniel Englander, affiliation not provided to SSRN

The Lundbeck Case of Pentobarbital, the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, and
Competing Human Rights Responsibilities
Karin Buhmann, University of Copenhagen, Institute of Food & Resource Economics - Division of
Consumption, Health and Ethics - Law Unit
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                   HUMAN RIGHTS & THE GLOBAL ECONOMY eJOURNAL
                                 Vol. 6, No. 29, May 1, 2012
                  Hope Lewis, Wendy E. Parmet & Rashmi Dyal-Chand, eds.

Participation Rights, Family-Decisionmaking & Service Access: A Role for Law?
Terry Carney, University of Sydney - Faculty of Law

Who Belongs?: Immigration Outside the Law and the Idea of Americans in Waiting
Hiroshi Motomura, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law

Transnational Labor Regulation and the Limits of Governance
Kevin Kolben, Rutgers Business School

Academic Freedom in New Haven and Singapore
Simon Chesterman, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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     INTERNATIONAL, TRANSNATIONAL & COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW eJOURNAL
                            Vol. 6, No. 21: Apr 25, 2012
                         DIANE MARIE AMANN, EDITOR

Genocide in Rwanda, State Responsibility to Prosecute or Extradite, and Nonimmunity for Heads of
State and Other Public Officials
Jordan J. Paust, University of Houston Law Center

Preamble of ICC Statute, 1998
Munir Ahmad Mughal, Punjab University Law College, Superior Law College, LIMIT Law College,
Lahore

Justice Jackson's 1946 Nuremberg Reflections at Buffalo: An Introduction
Tara J. Melish, State University of New York at Buffalo - Law School Faculty
Alfred S. Konefsky, SUNY Buffalo Law School

Compensation to Crime Victims in Cross-Border Situations
Mihaela Laura Pamfil, Petre Andrei University Iasi
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                             EUROPEAN PUBLIC LAW: EU eJOURNAL
                                    Vol. 9, No. 32: May 3, 2012
                           PAUL B. STEPHAN & JOHN S. BELL, EDITORS

Unfair Terms in Comparative Perspective: Software Contracts
Jean Braucher, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law

Can Science Tame Politics: The Collapse of the New GMO Regime in the EU
Vesco Paskalev, European University Institute, Florence

Europe in Need of a New Deal: On Federalism, Free Market and the Right to Strike
Federico Fabbrini, affiliation not provided to SSRN

Constitutionalism Beyond the State?: The Administrative Character of European Governance Revisited
Peter L. Lindseth, University of Connecticut School of Law
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Does a Professional Judiciary Induce More Compliance? Evidence from the European Court of Human
Rights
Erik Voeten, Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)

The Draft EU Regulation on Data Protection and the Forgotten Privacy
Nicola Lugaresi, Trento University
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                  IMMIGRATION, REFUGEE & CITIZENSHIP LAW eJOURNAL
                               Vol. 13, No. 25: May 1, 2012
                               BERNARD TRUJILLO, EDITOR

Who Belongs?: Immigration Outside the Law and the Idea of Americans in Waiting
Hiroshi Motomura, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law

Legal and Policy Situation of Immigrants: Belgium
Guido Vangoidsenhoven, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)

Constitutional Provision on EU Citizenship – The Case of Croatia
Tina Orsolic, University of Zagreb - School of Law

Fiscal Transfers to Immigrants in Canada: Responding to Critics and a Revised Estimate
Herb Grubel, affiliation not provided to SSRN
Patrick Grady, Global Economics Ltd
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                              Leiden Journal of International Law
                                      Vol. 25, Issue 2 (2012)

Research Articles

EDITORIAL: Between ‘Faith’ and ‘Facts’: By What Standards Should We Assess International Criminal
Justice? – PDF – Carsten Stahn

International Legal Theory

Standardization: A Dynamic and Procedural Conceptualization of International Law-Making – PDF –
Yannick Radi

Symposium on Soft Law

Which Future for the Scholarly Concept of Soft International Law? Editors’ Introductory Remarks –
PDF – Jean d’Aspremont and Tanja Aalberts

We need to Cut Off the Head of the King: Past, Present, and Future Approaches to International Soft
Law – PDF – Matthias Goldmann

The King Is Dead, Long Live the King? A Reply to Matthias Goldmann – PDF – Jaye Ellis

Soft Law and Other Forms of International Public Authority – The View from Discourse Theory: A
Reply to Jaye Ellis – PDF – Matthias Goldmann

International Law and Practice: Symposium: Fairness in International Environmental Law
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Against Fairness? International Environmental Law, Disciplinary Bias, and Pareto Justice – PDF –
Mario Prost and Alejandra Torres Camprubi

Extraterritorial Exercise of Jurisdiction for Environmental Protection: Addressing Fairness Concerns –
PDF – Jaye Ellis

Fairness and International Environmental Law from Below: Social Movements and Legal
Transformation in India – PDF – Kishan Khoday and Usha Natarajan

Transnational Conservation Contracts – PDF – Natasha Affolder

Hague International Tribunals: International Court of Justice: Symposium: The Nicaragua
Case 25 Years Later

The Notion of ‘Armed Attack’ in the Nicaragua Judgment and Its Influence on Subsequent Case Law –
PDF – Judge Abdulqawi A. Yusuf

Jurisdiction and Applicable Law – PDF – James R. Crawford

The Nicaragua Case: ‘Mafiosi’s’ and ‘Veteran’s’ Approaches Combined – PDF – Alain Pellet

Hague International Tribunals: International Criminal Court and Tribunals

The Legitimacy of International Criminal Tribunals and the Current Prospects of International Criminal
Justice – PDF – Antonio Cassese

Personal Remarks on Antonio Cassese and His Vision of International Law and International Criminal
Justice along the Road He Walked – PDF – Salvatore Zappala

The Appeals Decision in the ICC’s Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo Case on the Trial Chamber’s ‘Decision
on the Admission into Evidence of Materials Contained in the Prosecution’s List of Evidence’ – PDF –
Christine Schuon

Responsibility of the Netherlands for the Acts of Dutchbat in Nuhanovic and Mustafic The Continuous
Quest for a Tangible Meaning for ‘Effective Control’ in the Context of Peacekeeping – PDF – Bérénice
Boutin

Bibliography

Leiden Journal of International Law/ Volume 25/ Issue 02/ June 2012, pp 537 - 541 – PDF

Review Essay

The Limits of Legal Pluralism – PDF – Tom de Boer

Book Reviews

Guy S. Goodwin-Gill and Hélène Lambert (eds.), The Limits of Transnational Law: Refugee Law, Policy
Harmonization and Judicial Dialogue in the European Union, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press,
2010, 280pp., ISBN 9780521198202, £54.00 – PDF – Bríd Ghráinne

Michelle L. Burgis, Boundaries of Discourse in the International Court of Justice: Mapping Arguments
in Arab Territorial Disputes, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2009, 307 pp., ISBN 978 90 04 17463 4,
£100.00, US$148.00. – PDF – Victor Kattan
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Antonios Tzanakopoulos, Disobeying the Security Council: Countermeasures against Wrongful
Sanctions, Oxford and New York, Oxford University Press, 2011, 288pp., ISBN-139780199600762,
£70.00 – PDF – Thomas Lieflãnder

Alice Edwards, Violence against Women under International Human Rights Law, Cambridge,
Cambridge University Press, 2011, xxxiii + 375pp., ISBN 978-0-521-76713-2 (hb), £65.00 – PDF –
Alexandra Timmer
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                              European Integration online Papers
                                        (Vol. 16, (2012)

Oscar Garcia Augustin, Transnational deliberative democracy in the context of the European Union:
The institutionalisation of the European Integration Forum.

Simon Schunz, Explaining the evolution of European Union foreign climate policy

Thilo Bodenstein, Achim Kemmerlin, Ripples in a Rising Tide: Why Some EU Regions Receive More
Structural Funds than Others
                                                ……

                                       American University

Losing Flavor: Indonesia's WTO Complaint Against the U.S. Ban on Clove Cigarettes

Comparative Efficiency in International Sales Law

Ending Genetic Monopolies: How the TRIPS Agreement's Failure to Exclude Gene Patents Thwarts
Innovation and Hurts Consumers Worldwide

Eleventh Annual Grotius Lecture Series: Focusing on the Good or the Bad: What Can International
Environmental Law Do to Accelerate the Transition Towards a Green Economy?

Beyond the Unrealistic Solution for Development Provided by the Appendix of the Berne Convention
on Copyright

The Americans with Disabilities Act: Should the Amendments to the Act Help Individuals with Mental
Illness?

The Injustice of the Marital Rape Exemption: A Survey of Common Law Countries

Obligation Ignored: Why International Law Requires the United States to Provide Adequate Civil Legal
Aid, What the United States is Doing Instead, and How Legal Empowerment Can Help

Christian Legal Society v. Martinez: How an Obscure First Amendment Case Inadvertently and
Unexpectedly Created a Significant Fourteenth Amendment Advance for LGBT Rights Advocates

A Pragmatic Approach to Intellectual Property and Development: A Case Study of the Jordanian
Copyright Law in the Internet Age

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                                     International Law Reporter
                                          Jacob Katz Cogan

International Law: Revista Colombiana de derecho Internacional (No. 19, Julio-Diciembre 2011)

International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law (Vol. 27, no. 2, 2012)

Global Trade and Customs Journal (Vol. 7, no. 4, 2012)

Rivista di Diritto Internazionale (Vol. 94, no. 4, 2011)

Migraciones irregulares y Derecho Internacional (Tirant 2012)

Diritti umani e diritto internazionale (Vol. 6, no. 1, 2012)

Journal of African and International Law (Vol. 4, no. 3, 2011)

Global Trade and Customs Journal (Vol. 7, no. 5, 2012)

International Organization (Vol. 66, no. 1, Winter 2012)

Human Rights & International Legal Discourse (Vol. 6, no. 1, 2012)

Die Friedens-Warte (2012, no. 1)

Anuario Español de Derecho Internacional (Vol. 27, 2011)

Ocean Development & International Law (Vol. 43, no. 2, 2012)

Journal of International Organizations Studies (Vol. 3, no. 1, March 2012)

International Organization (Vol. 66, no. 2, Spring 2012)

Transnational Environmental Law (Vol. 1, no. 1, April 2012)

Antarctic Security in the Twenty-First Century: Legal and Policy Perspectives (Routledge 2012)

Netherlands International Law Review (Vol. 59, no. 1, May 2012)

Global Goals versus Bilateral Barriers? The International Criminal Court in the Context of US Relations
with Germany and Japan (Japanese Journal of Political Science, Vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 83-104, March
2012)

Internationales Handelsrecht (2012, no. 2)

Ocean Yearbook (Vol. 26)

Mealey's International Arbitration Report (Vol. 27, no. 4, April 2012)

Legal Issues of Economic Integration (Vol. 39, no. 2, 2012)
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IV. Cases and Dispute Settlement


        A. OXFORD REPORTS ON INTERNATIONAL LAW

Prosecutor v Lukić and Lukić, Decision on the prosecution's appeal against the Trial Chamber's order
to call alibi rebuttal evidence during the prosecution's case in chief, Case no IT-98-32/1-AR73(1); ICL
741 (ICTY 2008) Subject(s): International criminal law Keyword(s): Burden of proof - Evidence -
International criminal law, defences—alibi - International criminal law, procedure

Situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Prosecutor v Katanga and ors, Decision on the
powers of the Pre-Trial Chamber to review proprio motu the pre-trial detention of Germain Katanga,
Case no ICC-01/04-01/07-330, ICL 881 (ICC 2008) Subject(s): International criminal law Keyword(s):
Burden of proof - International criminal law, detention - International criminal law, procedure

Galvis Mujica and ors v Occidental Petroleum Corp and Airscan Inc, Decision on motion to dismiss,
381 F Supp 2d 1164 (CD Cal 2005); ILDC 1587 (US 2005) Subject(s): Individuals and non-state
actors - International humanitarian law Keyword(s): Act of state doctrine - Aiding and abetting -
Corporations - Crimes against humanity - Insurgents and insurrection - International humanitarian
law, war crimes—cruel treatment - International humanitarian law, war crimes—killing - Non-
justiciability - Peremptory norms / ius cogens - Remedies, private—for violation of international law -
Separation of powers

Il Tuo Viaggio srl v Presidency of the Council of Ministers and ors, Appeal judgment, No 8719/09;
ILDC 1730 (IT 2009) Subject(s): Individuals and non-state actors - International economic law and
relations Keyword(s): Aliens, treatment - Damages - Diplomatic protection - Discrimination -
Exhaustion of local remedies - Remedies - Responsibility of states - Treaties, application - Treaties,
breach - Treaties, observance

Situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Prosecutor v Lubanga Dyilo, Judgment on the
appeals of the Prosecutor and the defence against Trial Chamber I's decision on victims' participation
of 18 January 2008, ICC-01/04-01/06-1432; ICL 632 (ICC 2008) Subject(s): International criminal law
Keyword(s): Human rights, right to fair trial - International criminal law, equality of arms -
International criminal law, victims

LNP v Argentina, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/102/D/1610/2007; IHRL 251 (UNHRC 2011) Subject(s):
Human rights Keyword(s): Children, rights of - Gender - Human rights, freedom from torture and
cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment - Human rights, right to effective remedy - Human rights,
right to fair trial - Human rights, right to non-discrimination - Human rights, right to privacy

SA Energies Nouvelles et Environnement v European Space Agency, Appeal judgment, no 2011/2013;
2006/AR/1480 ; ILDC 1729 (BE 2011)
Subject(s): Human rights - Immunities - International organizations: general aspects - Regional
organizations, institutions and developments Keyword(s): Human rights, right to a judge - Human
rights, right to effective remedy - Human rights, right to fair trial - Immunity from jurisdiction,
international organizations - International organizations, privileges and immunities

De Guglielmi v Germany, First instance judgment, 46 Rivista di diritto internazionale privato e
processuale 1006 (2010); ILDC 1784 (IT 2010) Subject(s): International courts and tribunals -
International criminal law - International humanitarian law - Relationship between international and
domestic law - Sources, foundations and principles of international law Keyword(s): Civil liability -
Compensation - Crimes against humanity - Customary international law - Deportation - General
principles of international law - International criminal law, statutes of limitation - International
humanitarian law, war crimes—enslavement and forced labour - International judgments, recognition
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and enforcement - International law and domestic law, conflicts between - Peace treaties –
Retroactivity

Zyuskin v Russian Federation, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/102/D/1605/2007; IHRL 197 (UNHRC 2011)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Duty to investigate - Evidence - Human rights, freedom from
torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment - Human rights, right to fair trial

Khoroshenko v Russian Federation, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/101/D/1304/2004; IHRL 1603 (UNHRC
2011) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Capital punishment - Detention - Due process - Duty to
investigate - Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment -
Human rights, right to fair trial - Human rights, right to liberty and security of person - Human rights,
right to life

Giri v Nepal, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/101/D/1761/2008; IHRL 192 (UNHRC 2011) Subject(s): Human
rights Keyword(s): Detention - Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading
treatment - Human rights, right to liberty and security of person - Human rights, rights of persons
deprived of their liberty – Torture

Eerikäinen and ors v Finland, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 3514/02; IHRL 187 (ECHR 2009)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, freedom of expression

MB and DV v Belgium, Appeal judgment, Nr F100011N, ILDC 1811 (BE 2011) Subject(s): Diplomacy
and consular relations - Statehood, jurisdiction of states, organs of states Keyword(s): Jurisdiction of
states, extra-territorial - Taxation - Taxation, double

Cruz v Pontificio Collegio Americano del Nord, Appeal judgment, No 16847; ILDC 1783 (IT 2011)
Subject(s): Immunities - Statehood, jurisdiction of states, organs of states Keyword(s): Customary
international law - Immunity from jurisdiction - Immunity from jurisdiction, ratione materiae -
Immunity from jurisdiction, relative - Immunity from jurisdiction, states - Jurisdiction of states,
domestic - Treaties, application

Jessop v New Zealand, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/101/D/1758/2008; IHRL 250 (UNHRC 2011)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Children, rights of - Detention - Human rights, right to fair trial

Kwoyelo alias Latoni v Uganda, Constitutional reference no 036/2011 (Arising out of High Court-001-
ICD Case no 02/2010); ILDC 1781 (UG 2011) Subject(s): International humanitarian law - Law of
treaties - Relationship between international and domestic law Keyword(s): Amnesty - Crimes against
humanity - Customary international law - International crimes - International criminal law, obligation
to prosecute - International law and domestic law, conflicts between

Kononov v Latvia, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 36376/04; IHRL 3718 (ECHR 2010) Subject(s):
Human rights Keyword(s): ECtHR (European Court of Human Rights) - International humanitarian
law, war crimes - Nullum crimen sine lege

Laurie Sáez v San José School, Writ of protection, Rol nr 59/2011, ILDC 1728 (CL 2011)
Subject(s): Human rights - Relationship between international and domestic law Keyword(s):
Children, rights of - Human rights, economic, social, and cultural rights - Human rights, right to
education - International law and domestic law, consistent interpretation

Oršuš and ors v Croatia, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 15766/03; IHRL 3716 (ECHR 2010)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, right to non-discrimination - Human rights, right
to education - Human rights, right to fair trial
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Axel Springer AG v Germany, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 39954/08; IHRL 1630 (ECHR 2012)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, freedom of expression - Human rights, right to
privacy

Al-Jedda v United Kingdom, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 27021/08; IHRL 206 (ECHR 2011)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, right to liberty and security of person -
International organizations, attribution - Jurisdiction of states, extra-territorial - UN Security Council

von Hannover v Germany (no 2), Merits, App nos 40660/08 and 60641/08; IHRL 1637 (ECHR 2012)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, freedom of expression - Human rights, right to
privacy

Constitutional review of several federal acts on the use of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation
during the armed conflict in Chechnya, Judicial review, N 10-P; ILDC 1761 (RU 1995) Subject(s):
International humanitarian law - Use of force, war, peace and neutrality Keyword(s): Armed conflict -
Armed conflict, non-international - Armed forces - Human rights, civil and political rights -
International humanitarian law, national implementation - International humanitarian law, violations
of the laws or customs of war - Self-determination

STCB v Minister for Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs, Appeal decision, [2006]
HCA 61; ILDC 975 (AU 2006)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Asylum - Human rights, right to life - Judicial review - Migration
- Refugees - Treaties, interpretation

WAKN v Minister for Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs, Judgment on application
for certiorari, mandamus or prohibition in respect of Administrative Appeal Tribunal’s ruling, [2004]
FCA 1245; ILDC 982 (AU 2004) Subject(s): Individuals and non-state actors Keyword(s): Judicial
review – Refugees

Fuentes Bobo v Public Prosecutor and Televisión Española SA, Appeal judgment of the Constitutional
Court, no 197/2006, ILDC 997 (ES 2006) Subject(s): Human rights - International courts and
tribunals - Relationship between international and domestic law Keyword(s): Council of Europe -
ECtHR (European Court of Human Rights) - Human rights, civil and political rights - Human rights,
freedom of expression - Human rights, right to effective remedy - International judgments,
recognition and enforcement - International law and domestic law, direct effect - Responsibility of
states

Situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Prosecutor v Lubanga Dyilo, Decision on the
Prosecutor's request to give suspensive effect to the appeal against Trial Chamber I's oral decision to
release Mr Thomas Lubanga Dyilo, Case no ICC-01/04-01/06-2536, ICL 806 (ICC 2010) Subject(s):
International criminal law Keyword(s): Human rights, right to fair trial - Human rights, right to liberty
and security of person - International criminal law, procedure

Margarita v Spain, First instance decision, Judgment no 2734, ILDC 1000 (ES 2006)
Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Asylum - Deportation - Human rights, freedom from torture
and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment - Migrants, rights - Refugees - Women, rights

A and B v Tax Authorities, Appeal decision, Case no 68/09; ILDC 1786 (PT 2009)
Subject(s): International economic law and relations - Relationship between international and
domestic law Keyword(s): International law and domestic law, conflicts between - Taxation -
Taxation, double

Kiyutin v Russia, Merits and just satisfaction, App no 2700/10; IHRL 226 (ECHR 2011)
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Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Deportation - Human rights, civil and political rights - Human
rights, equality before the law - Human rights, right to fair trial - Human rights, right to family -
Migration - Non-discrimination

        B. REFWORLD

Gulmammadova v. Azerbaijan Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights -
Document type: Case Law

Gasimova and Others v. Azerbaijan Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights -
Document type: Case Law

Bakhshiyev and Others v. Azerbaijan Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights -
Document type: Case Law

Migrationsverket v. Nurije Kastrati, Valdrina Kastrati, Valdrin Kastrati Publisher: European Union:
European Court of Justice - Document type: Case Law

Botezatu v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) Publisher: Canada: Federal Court -
Document type: Case Law

Dominguez v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) Publisher: Canada: Federal Court -
Document type: Case Law

Bueckert v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) Publisher: Canada: Federal Court -
Document type: Case Law

Granados Gaitan v. Holder. Attorney General Publisher: United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth
Circuit - Document type: Case Law

Y, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department Publisher: United Kingdom:
High Court (England and Wales) - Document type: Case Law

Hilal Abdul-Razzaq Ali Al-Jedda v. Secretary of State for the Home Department Publisher: United
Kingdom: Court of Appeal (England and Wales) - Document type: Case Law

Affaire Mannai c. Italie Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights - Document
type: Case Law

        C. Law Library of Congress

Brazil: Father Sentenced to Pay Compensation to Daughter for Abandonment

Taiwan: Proposed Amendments to Acts on Nuclear Damage

Japan: New Law to Expand Legal Aid for Earthquake Victims

Dominican Republic / Organization of American States: Agreement to Combat Trafficking in Firearms

Argentina: Criminal Code Amendment to Include Femicide

Netherlands: Data Protection Act Amended

Indonesia / Malaysia: Protests over Deaths of Migrant Workers
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                        27



Papua New Guinea: Controversial Law Stayed After UN Official Expressed Concerns

Taiwan: Cabinet Approves Capital Gains Tax Proposal

Pakistan: Judicial Inquiry into Prison Attack

Taiwan: Proposed Changes to Data Protection Act

China: Supreme People's Court Issues Provisions to Aid Interpretation of Internet Copyright
Infringement

Kenya: Court Orders Parliament to Review Law Threatening Access to Generic Medicine

Egypt: Supreme Electoral Commission Disqualifies Ten Candidates from Presidential Race

Denmark: New Smoking Law Controversial

United Nations / United States: First U.N. Investigation of Native American Rights

United Nations: UNODC and IOM Sign MOU to Enhance Cooperation in Combating Human Trafficking,
Migrant Smuggling

European Union: Commission Requests Opinion of European Court of Justice on Legality of Anti-
Counterfeiting Trade Agreement

Netherlands: Supreme Court Holds U.N. Cannot Be Sued in Bosnia Massacre Case

European Court of Human Rights: Court Sides with Turkey in Case Involving Anti-Roma Comments

Malaysia: New Security Law Being Considered


V. Blogs/reviews/comment (select items)

AlertNet Blogs

Women Belong at Rio+20

A journalist's tip for uncovering North Korea's secrets

Gaza – Live Below the Line

The Etawantaw family Live Below the Line in Burkina Faso

Tajikistan – Live Below the Line

Haiti - Live Below the Line

PHOTO BLOG: Chad - a week's food

PHOTO BLOG: Garden market improves people's lives in Chad

Overhunting bush animals threatens food security of Central Africa’s rural people
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PHOTO BLOG: How different foods can help Senegal beat malnutrition

PHOTO BLOG: How different foods can help Senegal beat malnutrition

PHOTO BLOG: Vegetable gardens in Niger

Using food vouchers to save lives in Somalia

Wasteland gets new lease of life in Nepal

Boosting food security for Colombian farmers hit by armed conflict

Lesotho: Food preservation in Quthing village kitchen

Food sovereignty needed to tackle inequality

PHOTO BLOG: Food justice in Guatemala

BLOG: Should there be an alternative staple food to rice?

Food justice in Guatemala

An innovative approach to livestock delivery in rural Africa

Uganda orchard project seeks to improve women's health

Britain's silent epidemic of hunger, malnutrition and food insecurity

Could curbing population growth curb future hunger in Malawi?

AWARE Uganda Orchard Project seeks funds for water supply

Baby Wabiwa’s story - tackling child hunger in DR Congo

Lesotho: Food preservation in the Quthing Kitchen

Climate change adaptation through cassava planting

West African farmers learn in their fields

Women's land rights and nutrition

Weather insurance protects smallholder farmers in Tanzania

How different foods can help Senegal beat malnutrition

World Day for Safety and Health at Work

Aid running out for conflict-hit Pakistanis

Connecting the dots: Understanding climate impacts on food security and hunger

Armed conflict in Colombia poses threat to food security
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                        29



Niger: Cash-for-work soil improvement project

Kid-friendly food carts take on child malnutrition

Hunger’s hidden depths: ending chronic malnutrition in Bolivia

Using vouchers to save lives in Somalia

Chad: A weeks food

Day in the Life of a Zimbabwean Journalist in South Africa Robyn Kriel

Landmark report tackles myths and fears about water scarcity in Africa

Vaccination days are cause for celebration in Myanmar

Will climate change tip poor nations' health systems over the edge?

UNDP, Global Fund gain ground on malaria in Liberia and Tajikistan

Food security/CIFOR

Undernourished and anaemic - the plight of India's teen girls

Guatemala food justice

Forced sterilization and the Millennium Development Goals

Let's Make it Ageless: Solidarity between generations

The business of ending malaria

Combating a massive surge in malaria in eastern DRC

International stolen asset recovery as a development issue – a World Bank president’s legacy?

Where honey means money and climate means change

First World Immunization Week rolls out in 180 countries

What does success look like in the fight against corruption?

Partnership to scale up malaria treatment measures

Malaria: Is it preventable? Can it ever be eradicated?

Ghana vaccine initiative: tragedy, hope and raw determination

Smart tactics crucial to win war on malaria - LSHTM

Carneigie Council

Green Asia
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                       30



Planet Money Tells the Story of Sovereign Debt

Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan

Climate Law Blog

Green Tech Companies Seek Market Dominance through IP Litigation

Columbia Environmental Law Clinic Students Release Livestick and Climate Change Annotated
Bibliography

Climate Progress

May 4 News: TransCanada Could File New Route For Keystone XL As Soon As Friday

Mexico Sets Legally Binding Carbon Reduction Targets

April 27 News: ‘Wacky’ Tea Party Conspiracy Bill Designed To Gut Clean Energy Moves Closer To Law

New EPA Rules Help Communities Of Color Breathe Easier

The Diplomat

Hillary’s Passage to India

The Week in Asia

Taliban Rebuff

Why the U.S. Wants a New Bomber

South Korea’s New Beef with U.S.

The U.S. and Chen Guangcheng

Laos: Xayaburi Dam Halted. Really.

Why Pick a Fight With China?

The Blanks in the Afghan Deal

Election Year = No Iran Deal

Obama and the Possible

Pivot Out, Rebalance In

Ban in Burma

Is the Philippines an Orphan?

What Finland Can Teach China
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Taiwan’s Navy Gets Stealthy

Khamenei Preparing for a Deal?

The Week in Asia

Tackling North Korea’s Missile Quest

Burma Across the Threshold

China’s Sudan Opportunity

The Agni-V – a Dragon’s Response

Time for a Fresh Start with Taiwan

If China Sneezes…

Can U.S. “Manage” Other Nations?

Canada’s Head Fake Asia Policy?

Hyping U.S.-China Competition

What Did China Know?

The Future is Now

Xayaburi Dam Controversy Flares

How West Will Arm Burma

Ignoring North Korea

Japan Pledge Ups China Ante

Can Australian Military Do It All?

Let Iran Save Face

Korean Missile-Rattling

ASEAN and the Elephants

U.S. Plays Philippines War Games

Give Democracy a Chance in Syria

Taiwan’s Pointless Toe Treading?

Will India’s IMF Move Work?

The South China Seasickness
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North Korea in Ashes Threat

East Asia Forum

Asia’s geo-political future

China’s rise and security in the Asian century

Concert or cacophony? BRICS and the foundations of a new international order

Strengthening Indonesia’s contribution to the G20

India debates meaning of poverty line and budget deficit

US Asian pivot calls for Japanese strategic response

Bearing the consequences of Indonesia’s fuel subsidy

After the launch: moving forward with North Korea

Chinese economic reform: how the US should prepare

US–China relations and the Chen dilemma

North Korea and the American response

Pacific pivot: America’s strategic ballet

Thailand’s economy still recovering from devastating floods

New rules for the Asian Century?

Internationalising the Chinese currency

Liberalising China’s international capital movements

Prosecuting corruption in India

Economic rebalancing in China is a long-term issue

Ozawa Ichiro: more shadow than shadow shogun

Cambodia hosts the first ASEAN summit for 2012

Bangladesh and Myanmar resolve longstanding maritime dispute

Reconsidering the role of the military in Thailand

Rethinking science education in India

South Korea’s 2012 national assembly elections

Asia’s century one of turbulent transition and volatility
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A structural approach to China’s rebalancing

Japan faces political trench warfare over consumption tax

EJIL: Talk!

Review of Expert Determinations of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association by Domestic
Courts

Extraterritorial Civil Jurisdiction: Obstacles and Openings in Canada

Judge Al-Khasawneh Resigns, Again

Kiobel: Universal Civil Jurisdiction under international Law

The Application of Universal Jurisdiction in South African Law

Foreign Affairs

A Final Word on the NDAA

Putin's Gazprom Problem

Hollande Is Half the Story

Austerity and the End of the European Model

The New Banks in Town: Chinese Finance in Latin America; Chinese Investment in Latin American
Resources: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Mexico: A Middle Class Society; Poor No More, Developed Not Yet
UN Peacekeeping in Africa: From the Suez Crisis to the Sudan Conflicts

The Origins of AIDS; Tinderbox: How the West Sparked the AIDS Epidemic and How the World Can
Finally Overcome It

Africa’s Moment

Charles Taylor and Liberia: Ambition and Atrocity in Africa’s Lone Star State

China Hand: An Autobiography

After Leaning to One Side: China and Its Allies in the Cold War

Walmart in China

China Experiments: From Local Innovations to National Reform

All the President's Central Bankers

Foreign Policy Feed Nodes

Vladimir the Unstable
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                    34


A Kremlin Made of Sand - By Leon Aron

Putin Forever - An FP Slide Show

Longform's Picks of the Week - By Max Linsky

The Accidental Peacemaker - By James Traub

Friends Like These - By Dan Blumenthal and Lara Crouch

This Week at War: Powerless in Kabul? - By Robert Haddick

The World in Photos This Week - An FP Slideshow

Really, Really Big Oil - Interview By Benjamin Pauker

The Next War - By Douglas A. Ollivant and Radha Iyengar

The Bin Laden Files - By Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Interview: A Business-Like Approach to Foreign Aid - By Samuel Loewenberg

Scion of Zion - By Oren Kessler

Once Upon a Time in Dubai - An FP Slide Show

President Paul - By Michael Scheuer

Presidential elections disrupted after deadly Abbasiya clashes

China's iPad Generation - By Deborah Jian Lee and Sushma Subramanian

Can Poor People Open a Swiss Bank Account? - By Uri Friedman

Citizen Chen - By Isaac Stone Fish

9 Ways of Looking at Chen - An FP Slide Show

The OBL Blowback - By Scott Clement

Japan Awakens - By Michael Auslin

Obama's Smart Diplomacy in China - By Frank Jannuzi

The Dumb Idea Hall of Fame - By Aaron David Miller

"Captains Stay with Their Crew" - By Mohamed Fadel Fahmy

Where Democracy Is America’s Second Choice - By Francisco Martin-Rayo

The Case of the Superman Underwear - By Karl Sharro

The Shawshank Prevention - By Rebecca MacKinnon
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                   35


Out of the Embassy and Into the Fire

President Sarkozy's Desperate Mayday - By Eric Pape

Hi, I Killed Osama bin Laden and I Approve This Message - By Michael A. Cohen

May Day Madness - An FP Slideshow

Grumpy Old Tycoons - By Joshua E. Keating

China's Left Behind Children - by Deborah Jian Lee and Sushma Subramanian

What a Difference 11 Years Makes - By Shaida M. Abdali

Lying to Tell the Truth - By Christian Caryl

Tobacco’s War on Women - By Brad Edmondson

Gimme Shelter - by Uri Friedman and Joshua Keating

Dumb and Dumber - by Charles Kenny

Why America Must Save Chen Guangcheng - By Frank Wolf

Al Qaeda Is Doing Nation-Building. Should We Worry? - By Will McCants

Congratulations and Condolences - By Christopher Stephen

The New Math of Geopolitics: Does It All Add Up to G-Zero? - Interview By David Rothkopf

State of Injustice - By Sophie Richardson

Abbas's Police State - By Jonathan Schanzer

What Lies Beneath - By William Tobey

Foreign Policy Featured Articles

Scion of Zion

Really, Really Big Oil

President Paul

Citizen Chen

The Dumb Idea Hall of Fame

Can Poor People Open a Swiss Bank Account?

Hi, I Killed Osama bin Laden and I Approve This Message

Grumpy Old Tycoons
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Out of the Embassy and into the Fire

Gimme Shelter

Dumb and Dumber

What Lies Beneath

Our Man in Baghdad

Exit Taylor

The Work of All Nations

Foreign policy Flashpoints

The big dogs that have not barked in the Chen Guangcheng case

Economist Mao Yushi on why the Chinese government is not evil

A brilliant prolonged rant about Iraq

Do we need the U.N. to be a scapegoat?

America's next war may come sooner than you think

What would Bush have done for Chen Guangcheng?

Is the U.S. powerless in Kabul?

China's iPad generation

Rajiv Shah on how to run foreign aid like a business

Kim Jong Un brings salt water to North Korea's dolphins

The shocking toll of PTSD after World War I

Will there be a Cold War in Asia?

Can poor people open a Swiss bank account?

How to respond when you're offered dog meat

President Paul: America's best bet on foreign policy?

Al Qaeda was really bummed about the Keith Olbermann firing

China's censors are getting much better

Obama's smart diplomacy in China

Japan's stealth militarization
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The U.S. NGO employee who stayed to face the music in Egypt

Democracy takes a back seat for America in Yemen

Obama should remember what happened to Bush I

The case of the Superman underwear, or how Lebanon is descending into farce

Chen Guangcheng photos released by U.S. Embassy in Beijing

Richard Grenell's U.N. colleagues weigh in on his controversial resignation

What happens when a liberal academic joins the Navy Reserve?

What the global May Day protests looked like

Assad makes time for some chess diplomacy

Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng is freed, but without guarantees

Will European leaders boycott Ukraine's big soccer tournament?

Does the bin Laden raid tell us who is a bolder commander in chief?

Don't expect Romney to be tougher on Chinese human rights

What if realists were in charge of U.S. foreign policy?

Pakistan's federal felon

Inside Clinton's gala dinner: samurai art, dogwood trees, and a Top Chef contestant

The higher education hall of shame

Why America must save Chen Guangcheng

Is the West Bank becoming a police state?

Obama on Chen Guangcheng: No comment

Forget Charles Taylor. The international justice system is in big trouble

Don't just talk about troubled vets, do something about them

Is Congress about to trip up trade relations with Russia?

Watch authors from FP's controversial Sex Issue join in the debate

What Chen Guangcheng can tell us about China

When will Europe fall?

The new faces of al Qaeda
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The deep strangeness of Israel's national security debate

Bahraini activists win retrial in a civilian court

Foundation for International Environmental Law

New marine guide

Georgetown International Environmental Law Review

Monsanto’s Argentinean Problem

Human Rights Now (Amnesty)

The Elephant in the Courtroom

Inside Syria’s crackdown: ‘I Found My Boys Burning in the Street’

Military Commissions: Still a Failure

Why Is China So Afraid of One Blind Activist?

Is the US Abandoning Afghan Women?

5 Countries Where Being a Journalist Can Be Dangerous to Your Health

If I Keep Quiet, Impunity Wins

Leading Iranian Trade Union Activist Spends May Day in Prison

Drones: The Known Knowns

Will Montana Recognize Redemption?

Journalists Under Fire: 10 Reasons to Defend Free Speech

Ex-CIA Chief Defends Hiding Torture Evidence, But We Need to Know the Truth

Kurdish Kids and Turkey’s Shameful Prisons

Shell's Weak Response to Activists' Demands

Ex-Liberian President Who Brought "Blood Diamonds" Into the Public Consciousness, Found Guilty of
War Crimes

Connecticut Death Penalty Abolished! (California Next?)

From the Field: Sudanese Air Strikes Threaten Humanitarian Efforts in South Sudan

New Evidence Reveals Shell Wildly Underreported Niger Delta Oil Spill

Informs Blog

Open Justice: In England, justice is open to all – like the Ritz Hotel – Eoin O’Dell
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Leveson Inquiry: Round Up of Module Two, the Press and the Police – Natalie Peck

Case Law: Raed Mahajna v Home Secretary, hate speech and the meaning of “unacceptable
behaviour” – Matthew Flinn

News: Prime Minister and other Government Ministers made Core Participants in Leveson Inquiry
[updated]

Leveson Round-Up: Has Cameron Shifted the Goalposts? – Damian Tambini

Regulating the Press: A comparative study of international press councils – Lara Fielden
Inforrm Blog – Happy One Million Hits
Opinion: “Will the Conservatives suffer collateral damage from the CMS report?” – Martin Moore

News: News Corp’s Statement In Response to CMS Select Committee Report
News: Culture, Media and Sport Committee reports on News International and phone hacking- Laura
Sandwell

Opinion: “Rupert Murdoch and ‘the damn lawyers’” – Martin Moore

Malaysia: Journalist ordered to pay £100,000 damages in Twitter Libel Case

News: Leveson Inquiry, Week 17 – The Murdochs … and other proprietors – Natalie Peck

News: Harassment by football matchday programme: the hearing in Levi v Bates
The Supreme Court of Canada: internet defamation, choice of law and libel tourism – Antonin I
Pribetic

Sir Stephen Sedley proposes statutory media regulation

Opinion: “Rupert Murdoch’s influence: the wink stops here” – Brian Cathcart

Case Law Australia: Forrest v Chlanda, Estate Agent wins libel damages – Justin Castelan

Case Law: R (London Christian Radio) v Radio Advertising Clearance Centre, Ban on Christian
advertising was lawful – Rosalind English

The Right of Reply and Correction: The Slovenian Experience – Marko Milosavljevic

Case Preview: Bento v Chief Constable of Bedfordshire – defending an allegation of murder – Gervase
de Wilde

Opinion: Legal and ethical issues for televising and tweeting court – Judith Townend

Law and Media Round Up – 23 April 2012

International Criminal Law Bureau

ICTR: Appeals Chamber To Render Aloys Ntabakuze Judgement

ECCC: Appointment Of New Chief Of Defence Support Section

Prosecution Files Sentencing Brief in Taylor
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Beslan Case Communicated to Russian Government for Observations

Taking Transitional Justice to the Diaspora

Endowing the African Court of Justice and Human Rights with Jurisdiction over International Crimes –
A More Legitimate Form of Justice for Africa or a Recipe for Disaster?

Syria: Secretary-General Appointing A Norwegian General As The Head Of The UN Mission In Syria

Charles Taylor Trial – Summary Judgment

Syria “In Contravention” of Peace Plan

Charles Taylor Lawyer on Taylor Judgment

The International Criminal Court in a Politically Divided World

Opinio Juris on the Taylor “Dissent”

Surprise Turn of Events at Taylor Verdict

Taylor Guilty of Aiding War Crimes in Sierra Leone

United Nation Marking 50th Anniversary Of Eichmann Trial

Latest Edition: International Justice Tribune 150

Karadzic had “Detailed Information” on Srebrenica

Seselj Pleads Not Guilty to Contempt

Palestinian Prisoners Hunger Strike Continues in Israel

UN Condemns Sudan-South Sudan Hostilities

The Moving Judge and the Replacement Judge – Bangladesh International Crimes Tribunal and
Interference by the Government with the Legal Process

Intercross (ICRC)

Addressing the denial of healthcare

Pakistan - Kidnapped ICRC delegate murdered

Syria - Syrian Red Crescent first-aid responder killed

From the field - The other Colombia

International Law Curry

BREAKING: Justice Bhandari Elected to ICJ

Last Minute Challenge Against Indian ICJ Nominee Dismissed by Sup. Ct.
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International Law Prof Blog (Mark E. Wojcik & Cindy Galway Buys)

Haiti's Parliament Confirms Prime Minister Designate

Somalia

UN Secretary-General Expresses Profound Hope and Expectation for Myanmar (Burma)

Regina Martinez, Journalist, Murdered in Mexico

Chut Wutty, Environmental Activist, Murdered in Cambodia

Syria

Deaths by Torture in Post-Revolution Libya

Protecting the Freedom of Association in Algeria

Lawyers Sentenced in Iran for Defending Human RIghts Activists

Human Rights Challenges in Burundi

Burton Awards

Newest WTO Members

ABA International at ASIL

Burton Awards

Newest WTO Members

ABA International at ASIL

Books We Like: A Legal Guide to Doing Business in South America

Grants for Research on International Educational Systems

US Focus of WTO DSB Meeting

Security Council Welcomes Taylor Verdict

Reaction to Charles Taylor Verdict

Security Council Extends Sanctions on Côte d’Ivoire

Concern for the Rule of Law in Papua New Guinea

Mr. Dalveer Bhandari Elected to ICJ

Public Viewing of WTO Panel

Charles Taylor Found Guilty
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                  42



Professor Paul Lemmens elected judge to the European Court of Human Rights

Books We Like: The Right to Development and International Economic Law

IntLawGrrls

South Africa Constitution's sexual orientation equality provision at risk?

Nuremberg lens on GTMO commissions

After 40 years, justice to victims of 1971 Bangladesh war

Clara Barton, ICRC & crimes v. humanity, peace

In India, global discussion of feminism & law

Questions on aiding & abetting & international law

Former Argentine dictator admits to disappearances

The Taylor Verdict: Prosecution and Defense Claims, and a Judgment Deferred

Judge Sow's struck statement & reflections on the Taylor judgment & the SCSL's legacies

Project on War & Security in Law, Culture, Society

The Taylor Judgment and Child Soldiers

Brazil’s Amnesty Commission: A combination truth and reparations body

U.S. should embrace inclusive refugee protection

Jurist – Hotline Buzz

SB 1070 and the Impending Police State

Charles Taylor's Conviction: Reflections of a Prosecutor

Amending Title VII: Labor Organizing as a Civil Right (Part II)

Nepal's Third Gender and the Recognition of Gender Identity

Amending Title VII: Labor Organizing as a Civil Right (Part I)

Florida Supreme Court Erred in Drug Dog Ruling

Judicial Review of Islamic Law Under Iraq's Constitution

Reconsidering the e-Book Analysis: A Response to Daniel Crane

SB 1070 and Racial Profiling in the Supreme Court

DOJ e-Book Price Fixing Lawsuit is Superficial
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Animus and the Kansas Preservation of Religious Freedom Act

IACHR Guantanamo Case a Hallmark for Human Rights

Public Perception and the Law in Arizona v. United States

Justice in Conflict (Mark Kersten)

Beyond Kony2012: A Free E-Book!

Playing to Lose: A Game of Hide-and-Seek with Kony

Guatemala Ratifies the Rome Statute and the “Dos Erres Massacre” Trials Continue

The Taylor Case in Context

Charles Taylor Verdict: Some Thoughts and Controversies

LieberCode

The Taylor Takeaway: Differentiation

John Brennan finalizes the Obama Doctrine on TKs

Signature Strikes

Opinio Juris

Upcoming Events: May 6, 2012

Breaking: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Won’t Participate in His Military Commission

Weekend Roundup: April 28 – May 4, 2012

Is Missouri v. Holland on a Near-Term Collision Course with the Supreme Court?

Ian Hurd on Law and Diplomacy

Weekday News Wrap: Friday, May 4, 2012

Brennan’s Speech: A Response to Bobby Chesney

Is Libya “Able” to Prosecute Saif and Al-Senussi?

Weekday News Wrap: Thursday, May 3, 2012

Who Violated International Law in the Chen Case: The U.S. or China?

Bountygate, the Nuremberg Defense, and Ordering vs. Physical Perpetration

Weekday News Wrap: Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Thoughts on Brennan’s Speech
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Libya Challenges the Admissibility of the Cases Against Gaddafi and Al-Senussi

DSK Court Dodges Domestic Status of Customary International Law Question

Law and Ethics for Robot Soldiers

NY State Court Rejects DSK’s Immunity Claim

A Return to “Diplomatic Asylum”?

Initial Reaction to Brennan’s Speech

Weekday News Wrap: Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Netanyahu and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week

John Brennan Speech on “Strikes Targeted at Individual Members of Al-Qa’ida”

Welcome to the Blogosphere, Communis Hostis Omnium!

Upcoming Events: April 29, 2012

Is a Use of Force the same as an Armed Attack in Cyberspace?

Weekend Roundup: April 21-27, 2012

Chinese Human Rights Activist May Have Fled to U.S. Embassy, But He Won’t Get Asylum

Weekday News Wrap: Friday, April 27, 2012

Operationalising Functionality: Questioning the Term ‘Functional’

The Status of the Gaza Strip – a Short Response

One “Dissent” in the Taylor Case

Occupation Law Symposium: Response by Matthew Saul

Responsibility without Control; Control without Responsibility

The Binary Approach to Occupation: A Double Bind?

Weekday News Wrap: Thursday, April 26, 2012

Breaking: Charles Taylor Convicted — But…

The End of Federal Foreign Affairs Exclusivity?

Taylor Will Not Be the First Head of State Judged by an International Tribunal

SB 1070 Argument Recap: “Papers, Please” Likely to Stick, Other Provisions Not So Clear

Is the Gaza Strip Still Occupied by Israel?
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                             45



The Functional Approach to the Occupation of the Gaza Strip and the Right to Self-Determination

Weekday News Wrap: Wednesday, April 25, 2012

China May Be The Future, But It Still Has Some Infrastructure Issues

More on Executive Power

Disingenuous ‘Disengagement’: Israel’s Occupation of the Gaza Strip and the Protective Function of
the Law of Belligerent Occupation

Executive Power Debate, Redux

Weekday News Wrap: Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Rethinking Occupation: The Functional Approach

Why “One Voice” Shouldn’t Trump Arizona’s (Or, Why Madeleine Albright is Wrong About SB 1070)

Weekday News Wrap: Monday, April 23, 2012

Symposium on the Functional Approach to the Law of Occupation

Taming Globalization Book Tour Hits DC (Where John Yoo and I Take the Moderate, Centrist
Position)!


Peace Palace Library

Judgment in the Trial of Former Liberian President Charles Taylor

Switchboard (NRDC)

China Environmental News Alert

A new application for the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline means a new review process

India Environmental News Compilation, April 23 - 30, 2012

Understanding the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline approval provision in the transportation bill

Latin America Climate, Energy and Environment News 4/29- 5/5/2012

NRDC in the News 5/4: Stronger fracking rules proposed, transit funding, Keystone XL pipeline
update, and more..

Connecting the Climate Change Dots

Water Scarcity Takes Center Stage

Keystone XL tar sands pipeline application poses same threats and needs a fresh review process
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New Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline Permit Rejected by Nebraska Residents

Making panels where the sun shines - part 2: How India's solar manufacturing policy can more
effectively support the National Solar Mission

Latin America Climate, Energy and Environment News: 4/22 - 4/27/2012

Time to Take Action on Polar Bears: Lessons from the International Polar Year

Reflections on the Race to Rio: Will President Obama attend the Earth Summit?

Retired Brigadier General says Keystone XL tar sands pipeline would feed "dangerous addiction" and
do nothing to lower gas prices

Energizing the Solar Market in India: How Government Policies Are Causing Rapid Growth in Clean
Energy

In through the backdoor: Is Enbridge Inc. trying to bring tar sands to Central Canada and New
England?

Terrorism Monitor

German Trials Highlight the Role of the IMU as a Feeder for al-Qaeda Operations in Europe

Low Level Boundary Dispute Intensifies as Iran and the UAE Contest Control of Strategic Gulf Islands

Al-Shabaab Split Threatens to Open New Conflict Between Somalia’s Islamists

The Two Way (NPR)

Defendents Delay And Disrupt Guantanamo Hearing

Obama: U.S. Always Brings Up Human Rights With Chinese

EPA Official Resigns For Saying EPA Should 'Crucify' Oil Companies

State Of Emergency Raises The Stakes In Sudan

With Violence Unabated, France Says Next Step For Syria Should Be Military

Court Says Florida Governor's Order To Drug Test Employees Is Unconstitutional

After Conviction, Pakistani Prime Minister 'Imprisoned' For Just A Few Minutes

Liberia's Charles Taylor Aided And Abetted War Crimes, Court Finds

Women's Rights Group Protests Facebook's All-Male Board

Government Files First Criminal Charges In BP Oil Spill

United Nations Dispatch

Counter-terrorism; South Sudan; Iran; Rights of Indigenous Peoples; and more
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An American Recounts the Coup In Mali

The New Fight Against the Old Problem of “Land Grabbing”

Funding Gap Threatens Progress Against Polio

Top of the Morning: Chen to go to USA; 34 Killed in Nigeria Attack; Haiti Cholera Evolving

New Polling of American Voters Shows Strong Bi-Partisan Support for the UN

Can a Security Council Resolution on the Sudans Conflict Pull the Countries Back from the Brink?

Top of the Morning: Security Council Resolution on Sudans; Blind Activist Wants to Escape China with
Secy Clinton

Sudan/South Sudan; North Korea; Afghanistan; “Born too Soon” report; and more
The Search for a Sango Speaker: Success!

On Al Jazeera, UN Dispatch Blogger Ahmad Shuja Discusses Persecution on Hazaras in Pakistan
Top of the Morning: Taliban Attacks in Kabul After Obama Visit; Coup Fights Counter-Coup in Mali

Syria; Sudan/South Sudan; Myanmar; Somalia; and more

A Different View of the Sahel Crisis

Top of the Morning: Ntaganda on the March in DRC; Ban Addresses Myan; Chen Guangchengmar
Parliament;

Syria; Myanmar; World of Work Report; SG Report on HIV/AIDS

Jazz at the UN

Chen Guangcheng And the Coming Crisis of US-China Diplomacy

Top of the Morning: Sectarian Violence in Nigeria; The Coming USA-China Row

Syria; the Sahel; SG in India; ICJ election; International Jazz Day; and more

Map of the Day: Syria as a Humanitarian Crisis

Charles Taylor Verdict

Top of the Morning: Security Council Drafting Resolution on Sudans Conflict; Nigerian Newspaper
Attacks

SG in India; Charles Taylor case; Cote d’Ivoire mandate renewal; Timor Leste elections; and morev

Damed Nations: A Hydroelectric Project in Laos May Fuel Strife in South East Asia

Top of the Morning: Charles Taylor Found Guilty! ECOWAS Considering Troops for Guinea-Bissau;

World Malaria Day; Cross-border threats; NGOs and human rights; and more

Malaria: Still Deadly
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Thinking About the Nobel Peace Prize on World Malaria Day

Top of the Morning: North Korea Nuclear Fears; Syria Monitors Making a Small Difference; World
Malaria Day

Syria; Sudan/South Sudan; Women, peace, and security; IPO initiative; and more

Sustainable Energy For All

There is War Between the Sudans. Can it Be Contained?

Top of the Morning: South: Sudan Has Declared War on Us; Top NGOs Issue Dire Warning on Sahel
Funding; Myanmar Political Standoff

On The New White House Atrocity Prevention Board

Exclusive Raj Shah Interview: USAID Launches New Global Child Survival Campaign

The French Election: What You Need to Know

Top of the Morning: Conflict Between Sudan and South Sudan Sharply Escalates

World Resources Institute

International Cooperation on Climate Change: What Can Other Regimes Teach Us?

Coming Up: Assessments of UK and US Fast-Start Finance

How Climate Change is Shaping the Future of Business

Help Wanted: Communicating Climate Science Via Video

Beyond Rhetoric at Rio+20 with the “Compendium of Commitments”

The Audaciousness of Hope: Reasons for Optimism at the Ceres Conference 2012
Launch of New Online Power Almanac of the American Midwest

Climate change a clear and present danger

Complementary Tools to Evaluate Water Risk and Response

Yale Environment360

Greenland Glaciers Moving More Slowly Than Previous Estimates

Japan Goes Nuclear-Free For the First Time in Four Decades

Earth Observation Satellites Threatened by Budget Shortfalls in U.S.

Experiments Underestimate Plant Responses to Global Warming

Will Solar Windows Transform Buildings to Energy Producers?
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Polar Bears Taking Long Swims In Absence of Summer Sea Ice, Study Says

Fracking Fluid Can Migrate Into Marcellus Aquifers, New Study Says

Interview: The Long Battle to Build The U.S.’s First Offshore Wind Farm

Waging the Battle to Build the U.S.’s First Offshore Wind Farm

Australia Lists Koala As Threatened Species for First Time

Oil and Gas Companies See Offshore Wind Potential in North Sea

Fukushima Begins Restoration of Forests Destroyed by Tsunami

Leaf-Mimicking Design Boosts Output of Solar Panels

Warming Climate Has Caused Water Cycle to Intensify, Study Says

Interview: Standing Up Against a Massive Dam Project in Africa

Pacific Shark Survey Shows 90 Percent Decline Near Human Populations

Borneo Oil Palm Plantations Threaten Surge in Emissions, Study Says

Warm Ocean Currents Play Key Role in Melting Antarctic Ice Shelves

Fighting A Last-Ditch Battle To Save the Rare Javan Rhino

A State-by-State Roadmap To Climate-Friendly Automobiles

Urban Heat Effect Drives Faster Tree Growth, Study Says

Interview: Ma Jun on the Fight To Clean Up China’s Dirty Air

A Kenyan Woman Stands Up Against Massive Dam Project

European Satellite Provides Precise Data On Arctic Sea Ice Thickness

‘Glowing’ Fish Provides Insights Into Effects of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

Warming May Trigger More Volatility in Corn Prices, Study Says

Floating Wind Farm Research Receives Boost from U.S., UK Leaders

Insurance Companies Face Increased Risks from Warming


VI. Gray Literature (select items)

Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Justice: A Comparative Law Casebook Publisher:
International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) - Document type: Case Law Compilations/Analyses

ICTSD, Possible Effects of Russia's WTO Accession on Agricultural Trade and Production (published,
April, 2012) (posted, 29 April, 2012)
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Jane Kinninmont, Bread, Dignity and Social Justice: The Political Economy of Egypt's Transition
(posted, 29 April, 2012)

ICTSD, Kenya: Access to Generic Drugs Prevails in High Court Ruling on Anti-Counterfeit Law
(published, 27 April, 2012)

UNHCR, Tens of Thousands in Need (published, 22 February, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 27 April, 2012)

Victor Steenbergen, Frontloading Human Rights: A Conceptual Framework for Building Budgets and
Realising Rights (published, April, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 27 April, 2012)

Wilfred I. Ukpere, Globalisation and the challenges of unemployment, income inequality and poverty
in Africa (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 27 April, 2012)

Amnesty International, Excessive Force: Impunity for Police Violence in Indonesia (published, 2012)
(posted on Zunia, 27 April, 2012)

UNOPS, Working for a better life for torture victims and prisoners in Iraq (posted on Zunia, 27 April,
2012)

Dr Megan Bradley, Displacement, transitional justice and reconciliation: Assumptions, challenges and
lessons (published, April, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 27 April, 2012)

Overseas Development Institute, Non-state security and justice in fragile States: Lessons from Sierra
Leone (published, April, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 27 April, 2012)

Victor Steenbergen, A Guide to Costing Human Rights (Posted on Zunia, 26 April, 2012)

Toby Mendel, Public Service Broadcasting: A Comparative Legal Survey , UNESCO (published, 2011)
(Posted on Zunia, 26 April, 2012)

United Nations University, Preserving Reef Connectivity: A Handbook for Marine Protected Area
Managers (published, 2011) (Posted on Zunia, 26 April, 2012)

WHO, Global Report for Research on Infectious Diseases of Poverty 2012 (Posted on Zunia, 26 April,
2012)

Amnesty International, Choice and Prejudice: Discrimination against Muslims in Europe (published,
2012) (Posted on Zunia, 26 April, 2012)

Amnesty International, Prisoners are bottom of the pile: the human rights of inmates in Ghana
(published, 2012) (Posted on Zunia, 26 April, 2012)

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Annual report: International
Disaster Response Laws, Rules and Principles (IDRL) Programme (publihsed, 23 April, 2012) (posted
on Zunia, 25 April, 2012)

International organisation of Migration, Migrants Caught in Crisis: The IOM Experience in Libya
(published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 25 April, 2012)

Susan Maret, True community: connecting the Millennium Development Goals to public library
services in the United States (published, December, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 25 April, 2012)
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ICTSD, Protectionism Concerns Resurface as G-20 Trade Ministers Meet in Mexico (published, 25
April, 2012)

ICTSD, Russian Officials Caution US against Linking Human Rights to Trade Restrictions (published,
25 April, 2012)

ICTSD, Kenya: Access to Generic Drugs Prevails in High Court Ruling on Anti-Counterfeit Law
(published, 25 April, 2012)

Edmund Cairns, Stay on Target: Will the UK fight the battle for tough arms controls (published, 25
April, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 25 April, 2012)

Institute of Informatics and Development, Challenges of Right to Information in South Asia
(published, February, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 25 April, 2012)

DCI Palestine, Bound, Blindfolded and Convicted: Children held in military detention (published, April,
2012) (posted on Zunia, 24 April, 2012)

Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM), Africa: Economic Partnership Agreements
between Africa and the European Union: What to do now? (published, October, 2008) (posted on
Zunia, 24 April, 2012)

Civitas crime, Too Many People in Prison? How do we compare with Europe? (published, January,
2012) (posted on Zunia, 24 April, 2012)

Catarine de Albuquerque, On the Right Track: Good practice in realising the right to water and
sanitation (posted on Zunia, 24 April, 2012)

Armed Conflict Location & Event Dataset, Real-time analysis of African political violence (published,
April, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 24 April, 2012)

Defence for children, Recruitment and Use of Palestinian Children in Armed Conflict (published,
February, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 24 April, 2012)

AusAid, Violence against Women in Melanesia and Timor-Leste: Progress made since the 2008 Office
of Development effectiveness report (published, (posted on Zunia, 24 April, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, WIPO IGC Continues Negotiations on Intellectual Property and
Traditional Knowledge (published, 24 April, 2012)

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs occupied Palestinian territory, Protection of
Civilians Weekly Report (posted on Zunia, 23 April, 2012)

SOROS, Tools for change: Applying United Nations standards to secure women's housing, land, and
property rights in the context of HIV (posted on Zunia, 23 April, 2012)

Releif web, Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals (posted on Zunia, 22 April,
2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, UNIDO, China Strengthen Cooperation in Environmental
Protection (published, 19 April 2012)

Sergey Kiselev and Roman Romashkin, Possible Effects of Russia's WTO Accession on Agricultural
Trade and Production , ICTSD (published, April, 2012)
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IISD, Linkages, Sixteenth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological
Advice (SBSTTA 16) under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) (published, 5 May, 2012)

ICTSD, UK report questions the level of EU aid to poor countries (published, 4 May, 2012)

ICTSD, US Senate Agriculture Committee Passes Farm Bill; Cotton Spat Unresolved (published, 3 May,
2012)

Committee to Protect Journalists, 10 Most Censored Countries: A special report by the Committee to
Protect Journalists (published, 2 May, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 3 May, 2012)

Consilium Europa, Ensuring Protection - European Union Guidelines on Human Rights Defenders
(posted on Zunia, 3 May, 2012)

Danish Immigration Service’s fact finding mission to Nairobi, Kenya and Mogadishu, Somalia, Security
and human rights issues in South-Central Somalia, including Mogadishu (published, February, 2012)
(posted on Zunia, 3 May, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Sixteenth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological
Advice (SBSTTA 16) under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) (published, 3 May 2012)

Crin, Rights from the start: Early childhood care and education (posted on Zunia, 3 May, 2012)

Human Rights Watch, You will not have peace while you are living: The escalation of Political Violence
in Burundi (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 2 May, 2012)

Human Rights Watch, They Burned My Heart: War Crimes in Northern Idlib during Peace Plan
Negotiations (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 2 May, 2012)

ICTSD, Rapporteur Urges EU Parliament to Reject Anti-Counterfeiting Pact (published, 2 May, 2012)

Talkative Shambuh, Setting the priorities right for dryland farming (published, 12 April, 2012) (posted
on Zunia, 2 May, 2012)

IISD, GSI< Indonesia's Fuel Subsidies: Action plan for reform (published, March, 2012) (posted on
Zunia, 2 May, 2012)

United Nations Environment Programme, Greening the Blue Helmets: Environment, Natural Resources
and UN Peacekeeping Operations (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 2 May, 2012)

ICTSD, The fairy tale of US "dolphin safe" labelling: False claims, unintended consequences
(published, 1 May, 2012)

Jeffrey Passel, D’Vera Coh and Ana Gonzalez-Barrera, Net Migration from Mexico Falls to Zero - and
Perhaps Less (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 1 May, 2012)

ICTSD, Developing countries to boost farm trade as Russia joins WTO - study (published, 1 May,
2012)

Graham Dutfield, Intellectual Property Tools for Products Based on Biocultural Heritage: A legal
review of geographical indications, trademarks and protection from unfair competition (published,
2011) (posted on Zunia, 1 May, 2012)
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ICTSD, An impossible relationship? Article XX GATT and China’s accession protocol in the China - Raw
Materials case (published, 1 May, 2012)

ICTSD, The inclusion of aviation in the EU's ETS: WTO law considerations (published, May, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, CBD Publishes Sixth Issues of Newsletter for Civil Society
(published, May, 2012)

ICTSD, From Harmful Subsidies to Safe Subsidies (published 30 April, 2012)

IRIN, Analysis: Syria's forgotten refugees (published, 23 April 2012) (posted on Zunia, 30 April, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, Seychelles Fourth Country to Ratify ABS Protocol (published, 27
April, 2012)

ICTSD, Environment concerns as Burma trade sanctions lifted (published, 27 April, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, Experts Call for Raising Awareness of Impacts of Overfishing
(published, 28 April, 2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, WHO and CBD Hold Workshop on Interlinkages between
Human Health and Biodiversity (published, April, 2012)


VII. Documents/Negotiations/Practice

Journal of the United Nations

JOURNAL NO.2012/87
Publication Date: Saturday, 5 May 2012
[ English (249K) | French (234K) ]

JOURNAL NO.2012/86
Publication Date: Friday, 4 May 2012
[ English (221K) | French (222K) ]

JOURNAL NO.2012/85
Publication Date: Thursday, 3 May 2012
[ English (235K) | French (211K) ]

JOURNAL NO.2012/84
Publication Date: Wednesday, 2 May 2012
[ English (255K) | French (241K) ]

JOURNAL NO.2012/83
Publication Date: Tuesday, 1 May 2012
[ English (303K) | French (301K) ]

JOURNAL NO.2012/82
PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS AND AGENDA
Size: 275K
Publication Date: Saturday, 28 April 2012
[ English (275K) | French (276K) ]
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JOURNAL NO.2012/81
Publication Date: Friday, 27 April 2012
[ English (262K) | French (279K) ]

JOURNAL NO.2012/80
Publication Date: Thursday, 26 April 2012
[ English (243K) | French (241K) ]

JOURNAL NO.2012/79
Publication Date: Wednesday, 25 April 2012
[ English (246K) | French (237K) ]

JOURNAL NO.2012/78
Publication Date: Tuesday, 24 April 2012
[ English (301K) | French (322K) ]

Smuggling and Trafficking Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees - Document type:
Compilations

Asylum-Seekers at Sea/Rescue at Sea Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees - Document
type: Compilations

Interception Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees - Document type: Compilations

Irregular Movement of Refugees and Asylum-Seekers from a Country in which they had Already
Found Protection Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees - Document type: Compilations

Migration Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees - Document type: Compilations

Return of Persons Found not to be in Need of International Protection Publisher: UN High
Commissioner for Refugees - Document type: Compilations

Displacement, transitional justice and reconciliation Assumptions, challenges and lessons Publisher:
Brookings-Bern Project on Internal Displacement - Document type: Thematic Reports

Gender Justice: Key to Achieving the Millennium Development Goals Publisher: UN Development Fund
for Women (UNIFEM) - Document type: Thematic Reports

Women in Combat: Issues for Congress Publisher: United States Congressional Research Service -
Document type: Thematic Reports

Family Reunion for Refugees in the UK: Understanding Support Needs Publisher: British Red Cross -
Document type: Thematic Reports

Zagreb Declaration, 27 October 2011 Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees - Document
type: Legal Articles/Analyses/Commentaries

Parties to the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and 1961 Convention on
the Reduction of Statelessness Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees - Document type:
Maps

1961 Signatory States, Declarations and Reservations on the Reduction of Statelessness Publisher: UN
General Assembly - Document type: Multilateral Treaties/Agreements
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1954 Signatory States, Declarations and Reservations on the Reduction of Statelessness Publisher: UN
General Assembly - Document type: Multilateral Treaties/Agreements

United Nations General Assembly

A/66/718/ADD.13 Budget performance for the period 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011 and proposed
budget for the period from 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013 of the United Nations Mission in Liberia
Report of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions [ Arabic | Chinese |
English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/718/ADD.14 Budget performance for the period from 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011 and proposed
budget for the period from 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013 of the United Nations Organization
Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Report of the Advisory Committee on
Administrative and Budgetary Questions [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/AC.198/2012/L.3 Draft report Chapter IV Consideration and adoption of the report of the
Committee to the General Assembly at its sixty-seventh session Questions relating to information A
Information in the service of humanity [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/C.5/66/L.33 Status of preparedness of documentation for the Fifth Committee during the second
part of the resumed sixty-sixth session of the General Assembly Note by the Secretariat [ Arabic |
Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/749 COORDINATION ACTIVITIES [ English ]

A/HRC/19/G/18 NOTE VERBALE DATED 12 APRIL 2012 FROM THE PERMANENT MISSION OF
MYANMAR TO THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS IN
GENEVA ADDRESSED TO THE SECRETARIAT OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL [ English | French |
Russian ]

A/66/783 Letter dated 25 April 2012 from the Permanent Representative of Azerbaijan to the United
Nations addressed to the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/785 Letter dated 26 April 2012 from the Permanent Representative of Turkey to the United
Nations addressed to the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/30/ADD.1 Report of the International Civil Service Commission for 2011 Addendum [ Arabic |
Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/786 Identical letters dated 27 April 2012 from the Permanent Representative of Georgia to the
United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General and the President of the Security Council [ Arabic
| Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/753 TECHNICAL COOPERATION AND ASSISTANCE [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/NLD/3/CORR.1 SUMMARY : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : NETHERLANDS :
CORRIGENDUM / PREPARED BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN
ACCORDANCE WITH PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION
16/21 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/755 Comprehensive report on the implementation of the pilot project designated by the General
Assembly in resolution 63/287 Report of the Office of Internal Oversight Services [ Arabic | Chinese |
English | French | Russian | Spanish ]
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A/67/73 Letter dated 7 March 2012 from the Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United
Nations addressed to the Secretary-General [ Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/20/22/ADD.3 REPORT OF THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON EXTRAJUDICIAL, SUMMARY OR
ARBITRARY EXECUTIONS, CHRISTOF HEYNS : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French |
Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/RES/19/22 SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC : RESOLUTION /
ADOPTED BY THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL [ Arabic | English | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/ECU/1 National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to
Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 Ecuador [ Arabic | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/763 Follow-up to General Assembly resolution 64/291 on human security Report of the
Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/WG.I/XXI/INF/1 LIST OF PARTICIPANTS: WORKING GROUP I (PROCUREMENT), 21ST
SESSION (NEW YORK, 16-20 APRIL 2012) [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/BHR/1 NATIONAL REPORT SUBMITTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH PARAGRAPH 5 OF
THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] :
BAHRAIN [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/BHR/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : BAHRAIN / PREPARED BY
THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ Arabic | Chinese |
English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/BRA/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : BRAZIL / PREPARED BY
THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/BRA/3 SUMMARY : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : BRAZIL / PREPARED BY THE
OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH PARAGRAPH 5
OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ Arabic | English | French |
Russian ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/DZA/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : ALGERIA / PREPARED BY
THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/ECU/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : ECUADOR / PREPARED
BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ Arabic | English |
French | Russian | Spanish ]
A/HRC/WG.6/13/GBR/1 NATIONAL REPORT SUBMITTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH PARAGRAPH 5 OF
THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] :
UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND [ Arabic | Chinese | English |
Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/IND/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : INDIA / PREPARED BY
THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English ]
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A/HRC/WG.6/13/MAR/2 Compilation prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human
Rights in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21
Morocco [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/NDL/1 NATIONAL REPORT SUBMITTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH PARAGRAPH 5 OF
THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] :
NETHERLANDS [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/NDL/3 SUMMARY : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : NETHERLANDS / PREPARED
BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English ]
A/HRC/WG.6/13/NDL/3 SUMMARY : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : NETHERLANDS / PREPARED
BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/NDL/3 SUMMARY : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : NETHERLANDS / PREPARED
BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/PHL/1 NATIONAL REPORT SUBMITTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH PARAGRAPH 5 OF
THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] :
PHILIPPINES [ Arabic | English | Russian ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/PHL/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : PHILIPPINES / PREPARED
BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/PHL/3 SUMMARY : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : PHILIPPINES / PREPARED BY
THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ Arabic | Chinese |
English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/POL/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : POLAND / PREPARED BY
THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/ZAF/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : SOUTH AFRICA /
PREPARED BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE
WITH PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ English |
Russian ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/ZAF/3 SUMMARY : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : SOUTH AFRICA / PREPARED
BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ Arabic | Chinese |
English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/718/ADD.8 Budget performance for the period from 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011 and proposed
budget for the period from 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013 of the United Nations Integrated Mission in
Timor-Leste Report of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions [ Arabic |
Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/IDN/3 Summary prepared by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 Indonesia [
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]
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A/67/65 Report of the Working Group on Improvements to the Internet Governance Forum [ Arabic |
Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/FIN/3 SUMMARY : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : FINLAND / PREPARED BY THE
OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH PARAGRAPH 5
OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ Arabic | Chinese | English |
French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/WG.6/13/IDN/2 COMPILATION : [UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW] : INDONESIA / PREPARED
BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH
PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE ANNEX TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL RESOLUTION 16/21 [ Arabic | Chinese |
English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/762 UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COUNTER-TERRORISM STRATEGY: ACTIVITIES OF THE
UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM IN IMPLEMENTING THE STRATEGY [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French |
Russian | Spanish ]

Economic & Social Council

E/C.12/2011/SR.14 SUMMARY RECORD (PARTIAL) OF THE 14TH MEETING, HELD AT THE PALAIS
WILSON, GENEVA, ON TUESDAY, 10 MAY 2011 : COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND
CULTURAL RIGHTS, 46TH SESSION
[ English | French | Spanish ]

E/ESCAP/68/9 REPORT OF THE MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSPORT ON ITS SECOND
SESSION
[ Chinese | English | French | Russian ]

E/ESCAP/68/7 REPORT OF THE GOVERNING COUNCIL OF THE ASIAN AND PACIFIC CENTRE FOR
TRANSFER OF TECHNOLOGY ON ITS SEVENTH SESSION
[ Chinese | English | French | Russian ]

E/ESCAP/68/13 REPORT OF THE ASIA-PACIFIC HIGH-LEVEL INTERGOVERNMENTAL MEETING ON
THE ASSESSMENT OF PROGRESS AGAINST COMMITMENTS IN THE POLITICAL DECLARATION ON
HIV/AIDS AND THE MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS
[ Chinese | English | French | Russian ]

E/ESCAP/68/12 REPORT OF THE GOVERNING COUNCIL OF THE ASIAN AND PACIFIC TRAINING
CENTRE FOR INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY FOR DEVELOPMENT ON ITS
SIXTH SESSION
[ Chinese | English | French | Russian ]

E/2012/22 E/2012/22
[ English ]

E/ICEF/2012/P/L.5 DRAFT COUNTRY PROGRAMME DOCUMENT - REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA
[ Russian | Spanish ]

E/ICEF/2012/P/L.6 DRAFT COUNTRY PROGRAMME DOCUMENT - ROMANIA
[ English | French | Spanish ]

E/C.12/2012/SR.1 E/C.12/2012/SR.1
[ French ]
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                              59



E/2012/34 (PART I)/ADD.1 ADDENDUM - REPORT OF THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF THE UNITED
NATIONS CHILDREN'S FUND
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/ICEF/2012/12 REPORT OF THE ETHICS OFFICE
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

E/CN.15/2012/NGO/3 STATEMENT SUBMITTED BY THE ASSOCIATION FOR THE PREVENTION OF
TORTURE (APT), A NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION IN CONSULTATIVE STATUS WITH THE
ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL
[ English ]

E/CN.15/2012/NGO/2 STATEMENT SUBMITTED BY PENAL REFORM INTERNATIONAL (PRI), A NON-
GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION IN CONSULTATIVE STATUS WITH THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL
COUNCIL
[ Arabic | English | French | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.9 UNITED SATES OF AMERICA: DRAFT RESOLUTION : PROMOTING COOPERATION
IN PREVENTING VIOLENT CRIME AGAINST MIGRANTS, MIGRANT WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.8 TURKEY: DRAFT RESOLUTION : ELIMINATION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST MIGRANTS,
MIGRANT WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.7 MEXICO: DRAFT RESOLUTION: IMPROVING THE QUALITY AND AVAILABILITY OF
STATISTICS ON CRIME AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE FOR POLICY DEVELOPMENT
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.6 ITALY: DRAFT RESOLUTION : STRENGTHENING INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION
IN COMBATING TRANSNATIONAL ORGANIZED CRIME
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.5/REV.1 ITALY: REVISED DRAFT RESOLUTION : COUNTERING MARITIME PIRACY
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.5 ITALY: DRAFT RESOLUTION : COUNTERING MARITIME PIRACY
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.4/REV.1 ARGENTINA, BRAZIL, ITALY AND THAILAND: REVISED DRAFT RESOLUTION
: STANDARD MINIMUM RULES FOR THE TREATMENT OF PRISONERS
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.4 ARGENTINA, BRAZIL, ITALY AND THAILAND: DRAFT RESOLUTION : STANDARD
MINIMUM RULES FOR THE TREATMENT OF PRISONERS
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.3 CANADA, FINLAND AND THAILAND: DRAFT RESOLUTION : FOLLOW-UP TO THE
TWELFTH UNITED NATIONS CONGRESS ON CRIME PREVENTION AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND
PREPARATIONS FOR THE THIRTEENTH UNITED NATIONS CONGRESS ON CRIME PREVENTION AND
CRIMINAL JUSTICE
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                    60


E/CN.15/2012/L.2 UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: DRAFT RESOLUTION : STRENGTHENING GOVERNMENT
OVERSIGHT OF CIVILIAN PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICES AND THE CONTRIBUTION OF SUCH
SERVICES TO CRIME PREVENTION AND COMMUNITY SAFETY
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.14 GEORGIA, NAMIBIA, NIGERIA AND SOUTH AFRICA: DRAFT RESOLUTION :
UNITED NATIONS PRINCIPLES AND GUIDELINES ON ACCESS TO LEGAL AID IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE
SYSTEMS
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.13/REV.1 COLOMBIA: REVISED DRAFT RESOLUTION : STRENGTHENING
INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION IN ADDRESSING THE TRANSNATIONAL CHALLENGES OF MONEY-
LAUNDERING AND THE FINANCING OF TERRORISM IN CONNECTION WITH THE WORLD DRUG
PROBLEM
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.13 COLOMBIA: DRAFT RESOLUTION : STRENGTHENING INTERNATIONAL
COOPERATION IN ADDRESSING THE TRANSNATIONAL CHALLENGES OF MONEY-LAUNDERING AND
THE FINANCING OF TERRORISM IN CONNECTION WITH THE WORLD DRUG PROBLEM
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.12/REV.1 COLOMBIA: REVISED DRAFT RESOLUTION : STRENGTHENING OF
INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION TO ADDRESS THE LINKS BETWEEN TRANSNATIONAL ORGANIZED
CRIME, THE GLOBAL THREAT OF TERRORISM AND DRUG TRAFFICKING
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.12 COLOMBIA: DRAFT RESOLUTION : STRENGTHENING OF INTERNATIONAL
COOPERATION TO ADDRESS THE LINKS BETWEEN THE WORLD DRUG PROBLEM, TRANSNATIONAL
ORGANIZED CRIME AND THE GLOBAL THREAT OF TERRORISM
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]
E/CN.15/2012/L.11 THAILAND: DRAFT RESOLUTION : STRENGTHENING THE RULE OF LAW AND
THE REFORM OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE INSTITUTIONS, PARTICULARLY IN THE AREAS RELATED TO
THE UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM-WIDE APPROACH TO FIGHTING TRANSNATIONAL ORGANIZED
CRIME AND DRUG TRAFFICKING
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/CN.15/2012/L.10 THAILAND: DRAFT RESOLUTION : HOSTING OF THE SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL
CONFERENCE AND GENERAL MEETING OF THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROSECUTORS
BY THE GOVERNMENT OF THAILAND
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/C.2/2012/2/ADD.28 QUADRENNIAL REPORTS FOR THE PERIOD 2007-2010 SUBMITTED BY NON-
GOVERNMENTAL ORG
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

E/2012/9/ADD.13 NOTE BY THE SG - ELECTION OF ONE MEMBER TO INCB
[ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

UN Documents

CRPD/C/SR.67 Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 35 of the
Convention: Initial report of Peru [ English ].
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                             61


ECE/CES/2012/33 Population and Housing Census: A review of member countries of the
Commonwealth of Independent States [ English | Russian ].

ECE/MP.PP/C.1/2012/2 Report of the Compliance Committee on its thirty-sixth meeting [ English ].

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/63 Report of the Working Party on Pollution and Energy on its sixty-
third session (17-20 January 2012) [ English | French | Russian ].

ST/SG/AC.10/C.3/2012/9 Exemptions for machinery and equipment permanently fixed to vehicles
[ English | French ].

CAT/C/ARM/Q/3/ADD.1 List of issues prepared by the Committee to be considered during the
examination of the third periodic report of Armenia [ English ].

CEDAW/C/CAF/Q/1-6 List of issues and questions in the absence of initial and periodic reports:
Central African Republic [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

ECE/CES/2012/40 Towards a new paradigm of continuous use of registers and geocoded databases
[ English ].

ECE/CES/2012/45 Implementing the Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics the European
Statistical System approach [ English ].

ECE/TRANS/SC.3/WP.3/80 Report of the Working Party on the Standardization of Technical and
Safety Requirements in Inland Navigation [ English | French | Russian ].

ECE/TRANS/WP.15/213 European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous
Goods by Road (ADR): Draft amendments to annexes A and B of ADR [ English | French | Russian ].

ECE/CES/2012/5 Organization of the in-depth reviews of selected statistical areas by the Bureau of
the Conference of European Statisticians [ English | French | Russian ].

ECE/CES/GE.41/2012/9 Plans for Access to United Kingdom microdata from 2011 Census
[ English | French | Russian ].

ECE/TRANS/180/ADD.12 Global technical regulation concerning the location, identification and
operation of motorcycle controls, tell-tales and indicators [ English ].

FCCC/ADP/2012/MISC.3 Views on a workplan for the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform
for Enhanced Action[ English ].

FCCC/ARR/2011/BEL Report of the individual review of the annual submission of Belgium Submitted
in 2011 [ English ].

FCCC/ARR/2011/DNK Report of the individual review of the annual submission of Denmark submitted
in 2011 [ English ].

FCCC/ARR/2011/GBR Report of the individual review of the annual submission of the United Kingdom
of Great Britain and Northern Ireland submitted in 2011 [ English ].

FCCC/ARR/2011/TUR Report of the individual review of the inventory submission of Turkey submitted
in 2011 [ English ].
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                             62


FCCC/SBI/2012/12 Progress report on the work of the Consultative Group of Experts on National
Communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention: report on the hands-
on training workshop for the Africa region on vulnerability and adaptation assessment [ Arabic |
Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/13 Progress report on the work of the Consultative Group of Experts on National
Communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention: report on the hands-
on training workshop for the Asia and the Pacific region on greenhouse gas inventories [ Arabic |
Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/14 Progress report on the work of the Consultative Group of Experts on National
Communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention: report on the hands-
on training workshop for the Asia and the Pacific region on mitigation assessment [ Arabic | Chinese |
English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/INF.6 Status of submission and review of fifth national communications [ English ].

TD/B/C.I/CLP/14 Competition policy and public procurement [ English ].

CMW/C/SR.188 Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 73 of the
Convention: Initial report of Tajikistan [ English ].

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRPE/2012/7 Proposal for an amendment to Regulation No. 115 [ English |
French | Russian ].

FCCC/ARR/2011/CAN Report of the individual review of the annual submission of Canada submitted
in 2011 [ English ].

FCCC/ARR/2011/SVN Report of the individual review of the annual submission of Slovenia submitted
in 2011 [ English ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/2 Progress report on the work of the Consultative Group of Experts on National
Communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention [ Arabic | Chinese | English |
French | Russian | Spanish ].

CCPR/C/105/1 Provisional agenda and annotations [ English | French ].

CCPR/C/IDN/1 Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 40 of the Covenant:
Initial reports of States parties: Indonesia [ English ].

CEDAW/C/COM/Q/1-4 List of issues and questions with regard to the consideration of periodic
reports: Comoros [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/1096 Annotated provisional agenda [ English | French | Russian ].

ECE/TRANS/WP.29/GRSP/2012/1/ADD.1 Annotated provisional agenda for the fifty-first session
[ English ].

FCCC/CP/2011/9/ADD.2 Report of the Conference of the Parties on its seventeenth session, held in
Durban from 28 November to 11 December 2011: Addendum: Part Two: Action taken by the
Conference of the Parties at its seventeenth session [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian |
Spanish ].
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                          63


HRI/CORE/FJI/2006/ADD.1 Core document forming part of the reports of States parties: Addendum:
Common core document forming part of the reports of States parties: Fiji [ English ].

CEDAW/C/TKM/Q/3-4 List of issues and questions with regard to the consideration
of periodic reports: Turkmenistan [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

ECE/CES/GE.41/2012/3 The introduction of the American Community Survey and its benefits to the
2010 Census [ English | French | Russian ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/INF.4 Report on the evaluation of proposals for hosting the Climate Technology
Centre [ English ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/MISC.6 Views from Parties on the term and mandate of the Consultative Group of
Experts on National Communications from Parties not included in Annex I to the Convention and the
need for continuation of the group [ English ].

ECE/CES/GE.22/2012/3 Analysis of Commodity Substitution Effect in Hong Kong’s CPIs [ English |
French | Russian ].

ECE/CES/GE.41/2012/7 The web-based information system of Italian Population Census [ English |
French | Russian ].

ECE/MP.PP/C.1/2012/4 Findings and recommendations with regard to communication
ACCC/C/2010/48 concerning compliance by Austria [ English ].

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.2/ADD.1 Views on specific themes to be addressed at the research dialogue,
including information on technical and scientific aspects of emissions and removals of all greenhouse
gases from coastal and marine ecosystems [ English ].

HRI/MC/2012/1 Provisional agenda and annotations [ English ].

HRI/MC/2012/2 Background information on enhancing and strengthening the expertise and
independence of treaty body members [ English ].


VIII. Press Releases/Newsletters (select items)

                         Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights

USA / Indigenous peoples

Pillay visits S. Sudan

Rights defenders in Iran

Freedom of association

Mission to Burundi

Migrants’ rights in the EU

Hunger amidst plenty?

Somalia / Human rights
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                       64



Hunger strike in Israel

Cambodia / Land concessions

Pillay on Chinese activist

Mission to Burundi / DRC

Papua New Guinea

Russia / Cultural rights

Safety and health at work

Pillay on Taylor verdict

NGO freedoms being curbed

Decriminalizing homelessness

Nuclear legacy follow-up

                                Organization of American States

OAS Secretary General Welcomes Confirmation of Haitian Prime Minister by Parliament

OAS Secretary General Calls for Coordinated Response to Organized Crime

OAS 42nd General Assembly Accreditation Process Open to the Media

OAS and EVAC Sign Agreement to Empower Youth of the Americas

Statement by OAS Secretary General on World Press Freedom Day

Organization of American States Electoral Observation Mission Arrives In the Bahamas

Secretary General Participates in Inauguration of Forum “Vanguardia Latina 2012”

OAS Permanent Council Receives External Auditors Report for 2011

OAS and ACS Discuss Collaboration

OAS Permanent Council Approves Plan of Action to Follow up on the Declaration of San Salvador on
Citizen Security

OAS Assistant Secretary General in Suriname for Foreign Relations Meeting

OAS Donates Firearms Marking Equipment to Antigua and Barbuda

OAS Participates in Delivery to Holocaust Museum of 100 Testimonies of Survivors of the Nazi
Genocide Living in Chile
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                            65


OAS Holds Policy Roundtable on “Food Security with Sovereignty,” Central Theme of the General
Assembly

Ordinary Session of the OAS Permanent Council, Wednesday, May 2, 2012

OAS Diplomats Support Haitian School and Celebrate Culture of the Americas

OAS 42nd General Assembly Accreditation Process Open to the Media

Former President Cesar Gaviria to head up EOM/OAS in Mexico

OAS Holds Round Table on General Assembly Theme “Food Security with Sovereignty”

Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Belize and Guatemala Agree on Date for Simultaneous Referenda

OAS Concludes Workshop on Combating Methods of Terrorist Financing

OAS and the Bahamas sign Agreement of Privileges and Immunities for Electoral Mission in May

OAS Forum Welcomes Contributions from Civil Society on the Issue of Food Security in the Americas

OAS Congratulate Belize on Peaceful Elections with Massive Turnout

Prime Minister of Barbados Highlights the Role of the OAS

OAS and ILO Issue Joint Declaration on Social Protection and Decent Work

OAS Organizes Civil Society Forum ahead of 42nd General Assembly in Bolivia

Secretary General Insulza: “The Sixth Summit showed that although there is no common policy, the
Americas have a common agenda”

Secretary General Insulza Inaugurates Child Migration Forum with First Ladies of Mexico, Honduras
and Guatemala

OAS Electoral Observation Mission to the Dominican Republic Begins Visit

OAS Assistant Secretary General “Very Satisfied” with General Assembly Preparations in Cochabamba

OAS Begins Project on Social Conflict Prevention, Management and Resolution in Guatemala

Inauguration of the Conference on Immigrant Children “On Their Own”

OAS Assistant Secretary General Speaks on CARICOM issues in Barbados

OAS to Host Children Migration Forum with the First Ladies of Guatemala, Honduras and Mexico

OAS Permanent Council to Receive Prime Minister of Barbados and Hold Ordinary Session

                                               UNHCR

Afghan Conference: After the journey home, the challenges ahead

Gebre's story: An Eritrean refugee's African odyssey
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Media Advisory: UN agency chiefs to visit Niger 4 to 7 May

Thousands head towards Goma in eastern DRC to escape conflict

UNHCR Lebanon Update: Situation in North Lebanon, 27 April - 04 May 2012

Almost 20,000 flee fresh fighting in eastern Congo's North Kivu province

LRA victims in Central African Republic dream of Kony's demise

Afghan Conference: Delegates endorse solutions strategy for refugees

Afghan Conference: After the journey home, the challenges ahead

Afghan Conference: Delegates urged to support new solutions strategy

Afghan Conference: Reports of stability key to refugee's return decision

Refugees struggle to get by in Tripoli

South Kordofan refugees look back in worry

South Kordofan refugees look back in worry

Afghan Conference: After years in exile, returnee reflects on starting over

UNHCR Lebanon Update: Situation in North Lebanon, 20 April - 27 April 2012

Somali refugees in Ethiopia's Dollo Ado exceed 150,000 as rains hit camps

Q&A: Afghan Conference: Returning refugee is sustained by faith in the future

Myanmar: UNHCR training propels young mechanic with drive to succeed

Thriving after a crisis: Security and refugee empowerment in Dadaab

Donors pledge more than 300 million euros to help refugees in Balkans

Q&A: Confidence building programme helps Sahrawi families reconnect

Vulnerable Afghan women flown to Slovakia en route to resettlement

Recent fighting near Sudan-South Sudan border displaces 35,000

35,000 newly displaced near Sudan-South Sudan border

Bulgaria, Moldova accede to Statelessness Conventions

UNHCR paper urges Hungary to improve treatment of asylum seekers

Donors gather in Sarajevo to support regional efforts to end displacement
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                  67


IX. Media (select sources/select items)

A. News Aggregators

    •   UN Daily News
    •   United Nations Foundation, UN WIRE
    •   Foreign Policy, Passport (Morning Brief)
    •   Jurist Paper Chase
    •   AllAfrica.com
    •   What’s In Blue

B. International News Sources

    •   AlertNet
    •   Aljazeera
    •   All Things Considered (National Public Radio)
    •   Associated Press
    •   Australian Broadcasting Corporation News
    •   Bloomberg
    •   Christian Science Monitor
    •   CNN
    •   guardian.co.uk
    •   Inter Press Service
    •   IRIN Humanitarian News and Analysis
    •   Los Angeles Times
    •   Morning Edition (National Public Radio)
    •   The New York Times
    •   Pambazuka News
    •   PBS Newshour
    •   Radio Netherlands Worldwide
    •   Reuters
    •   Spiegel Online
    •   The Times of India
    •   UPI.com
    •   The Washington Post
    •   World (Washington Post with Foreign Policy)

C. A Selection of Stories

UN News Service

Secretary-General strongly condemns bombings in Dagestan, Russia

UN official appeals for urgent funds to assist millions across Africa&#39s Sahel region

UN voices concern over recent prison breaks in Côte d’Ivoire

Countries agree to extend negotiations on Rio+20 outcome document

Buddhist teachings offer insights into achieving a sustainable future—Ban

Haiti: UN envoy welcomes parliament’s confirmation of new premier

Senior UN official alarmed at recent murders of journalists in Mexico
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                               68



Better use of water leading to positive impacts on development - UN survey

UN-Arab League mediation process for Syria crisis ‘on track,’ says official

UN concerned over Venezuela’s possible withdrawal from human rights body

Convening of elders important step on path to ending Somalia’s transition - UN envoy

UN expert urges US to take more robust measures to tackle indigenous issues

UN refugee agency providing aid to people fleeing fighting in eastern DR Congo

Creation of sustainable jobs at centre of UN youth forum

Danish national appointed to lead UN peacebuilding efforts in Sierra Leone

General Assembly President calls for inclusive economies in Arab world

Creation of sustainable jobs at centre of UN youth forum

Danish national appointed to lead UN peacebuilding efforts in Sierra Leone

General Assembly President calls for inclusive economies in Arab world

UN refugee agency providing aid to people fleeing fighting in eastern DR Congo

Coordinated global action crucial to defeat terrorism, Ban tells Security Council

UN expert urges Algeria to ensure adequate new laws on freedom of association

Independent UN experts urge Iran to ensure protection for rights defenders

Yemen: UN mediator facilitates transfer of military leadership

Global food prices remain high despite marginal decline - UN index

UN expert launches study to assess migrants’ rights in European border region

Secretary-General concerned over worsening situation in Guinea-Bissau

Impunity remains a concern in Burundi despite progress on human rights - UN official

UN envoy urges Israel to preserve health of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

UN highlights role of press freedom as catalyst for social and political change

DR Congo: UN envoy concerned about possible sexual violence amid latest fighting

UN welcomes agreement facilitating voting in Kosovo for Serb elections

New UN-backed report calls for action to prevent millions of preterm births

UN official urges support for new strategy to assist Afghan refugees
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                 69



UN calls for increased efforts to stop spread of foot and mouth disease in Middle East

New UN-backed report calls for action to prevent millions of preterm births

Somalia: UN expert on human rights urges restoration of justice system

Security Council may take further action if Sudan-South Sudan fighting continues

UN trade official encourages expansion of organic farming in Africa

One million children at risk of dying from malnutrition in the Sahel - UNICEF

Afghanistan: UN mission condemns deadly attacks on civilians in Kabul

UN human rights expert ‘appalled’ by ongoing violations in Israeli prisons

Libya: UN mission voices concern over detainee deaths resulting from torture

UN peacekeeping chief calls on parties in Syria to ensure cessation of violence

UN official concerned over plight of South Sudanese stranded at river port

New report stresses benefits of reducing UN peacekeeping’s environmental footprint

UNICEF stresses importance of breastfeeding as rates decline in East Asia

Noting ‘disturbing trend’ in Mexico, UN rights office condemns murder of journalist

UN human rights office concerned over murder of Cambodian environment activist

Ban hails Aung San Suu Kyi as ‘symbol of hope’ during meeting in Myanmar

UN envoy urges protection of children from violence in Syria

UN and partners issue warning against Somali peace process spoilers

UN and partners issue ‘unambiguous’ warning against Somali peace process spoilers

Ban condemns terrorist bombings in Syria, voices concern over continuing violence

On historic visit, Ban praises Myanmar’s progress and urges further partnership

Global jobs crisis expected to continue for some time, warns UN report

In India, Ban calls for greater investment in women and children’s health

The transition to a green economy must include better safety standards for workers—UN

UN rights chief voices concern about safety of Chinese activist and his family

Security Council welcomes conviction in war crimes trial of Charles Taylor

Ban appoints Norwegian general as head of UN mission in Syria
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                 70



Security Council welcomes conviction in war crimes trial of Charles Taylor

Indian judge elected to serve on UN International Court of Justice

UN celebrates legacy of jazz as a force of social transformation

UN welcomes abolition of death penalty in US state of Connecticut

UN rights office voices alarm at killing of Brazilian journalist

Papua New Guinea on ‘slippery path’ to undermining rule of law, warns UN official

Praising India’s economic progress, Ban calls for more inclusive development

Ongoing violence and killing in Syria ‘unacceptable,’ says Ban

Libya: UN mission welcomes start date for registration of voters, candidates

UN debate stresses need to break down barriers for girls in technology-related careers

Independent UN expert calls on Russia to ensure better protection of cultural rights

UN highlights importance of investing in initiatives that support sustainable fishing

Lauding India’s progress on health, UN chief highlights need to do more

UN highlights importance of investing in initiatives that support sustainable fishing

Security Council extends sanctions on Côte d’Ivoire for another year

UN officials welcome court’s guilty verdict in Charles Taylor trial

UN reparations panel pays out over $1 billion for Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait

Elections in Timor-Leste a milestone for peace consolidation, says Security Council

Trade vital to help countries achieve sustainable development, UN conference hears

On Chernobyl anniversary, Ban urges support for affected communities

Education advocate Sunny Varkey named UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador

UN human rights chief welcomes court’s guilty verdict in Charles Taylor trial

UN chief calls on countries to intensify efforts to combat malaria

UN humanitarian official calls on donors to support ongoing Pakistan relief effort

UN has key role in boosting security against cross-border threats - Ban

Education advocate Sunny Varkey named UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador

Three veteran UN officials selected for senior posts
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                               71



Restrictions on NGOs worldwide undermining human rights, says UN senior official

Syria: Security Council urges rapid deployment of military observers

Security Council condemns ‘in strongest terms’ attack on peacekeepers in Darfur

UN marks 50th anniversary of trial that convicted Holocaust organizer

UN marks 50th anniversary of trial that convicted Holocaust organizer

Ban urges Bahrain authorities to resolve case of jailed human rights defender

Ban ‘deeply troubled’ by Israel’s approval of West Bank outposts

Security Council hears of need for more women in peace and security matters

Security Council urges immediate ceasefire between Sudan and South Sudan

Families in Gaza move into new UN-built shelters

New UN initiative seeks private sector involvement to fight corruption

UN food agency scales up assistance to reach 250,000 Syrians

UN chief to travel to Myanmar during ‘critical’ moment in country’s transition

On annual World Book Day, UN stresses importance of translation

UN chief to travel to Myanmar during ‘critical’ moment in country’s transition

UN report: climate change to exacerbate freshwater problems of Pacific Islands

UN continuing to bolster use of new media to tell its story, says senior official

UN envoy calls for collaborative approach to accelerate fight against malaria

UN crime meeting opens with focus on threats posed by transnational organized crime

UN and AU envoys arrive in Chad to warn of possibility of LRA haven

UN official stresses importance of international support for anti-LRA efforts

Rise in natural resources prices appears to be hurting poor nations - UN report

UN official hopes exchange of letters can help advance Israeli-Palestinian dialogue

At population forum, Ban stresses need for reproductive health care for young people

Guinea-Bissau: Security Council demands restoration of constitutional order

Security Council authorizes UN observer mission in Syria, Ban welcomes decision

With Syria at ‘pivotal’ moment, UN officials call for full cessation of violence
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                         72



UN condemns aerial bombardments in South Sudan’s Unity state

Jurist Paper Chase Newsburst

Federal judge denies FOIA request for Bin Laden photos

US House approves controversial cybersecurity bill

Brazil congress passes legislation easing forest conservation laws

Wisconsin appeals court declines to lift injunction against state voter ID law

Canada government appealing prostitution ruling to Supreme Court

Kenya senior judges declared unfit

Charles Taylor convicted of war crimes

Connecticut governor signs death penalty repeal bill

Connecticut governor signs death penalty repeal bill

Military judge denies motion to dismiss Wikileaks trial

Maryland high court strikes down DNA collection law

European Muslims facing discrimination: Amnesty report

Libya challenges ICC's right to try Gaddafi's son

Afghanistan election commission proposes voting changes to prevent fraud

All sides in Mali conflict have committed war crimes: HRW

Bahrain court orders retrial for imprisoned rights activist

Sudan declares state of emergency on South Sudan border

Bosnian Muslim woman pleads guilty to war crimes committed in Sarajevo

Federal judge denies FOIA request for Bin Laden photos

US House approves controversial cybersecurity bill

Brazil congress passes legislation easing forest conservation laws

Wisconsin appeals court declines to lift injunction against state voter ID law

Canada government appealing prostitution ruling to Supreme Court

Kenya senior judges declared unfit

Charles Taylor convicted of war crimes
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                                73



Connecticut governor signs death penalty repeal bill

Military judge denies motion to dismiss Wikileaks trial

Maryland high court strikes down DNA collection law

European Muslims facing discrimination: Amnesty report

Libya challenges ICC's right to try Gaddafi's son

Afghanistan election commission proposes voting changes to prevent fraud

All sides in Mali conflict have committed war crimes: HRW

Bahrain court orders retrial for imprisoned rights activist

Sudan declares state of emergency on South Sudan border

Bosnian Muslim woman pleads guilty to war crimes committed in Sarajevo

Peace Palace Library News

Breivik trial forces Norway to look again at insanity

First activist convicted under Russia ‘anti-gay’ law

Prosecution wraps up in Karadzic trial

Sept 11 case returns to Guantanamo tribunal

Transit passage rights in the Strait of Hormuz and Iran’s threats to block the passage of oil tankers

Bolivia nationalizes unit of Spain’s Red Electrica

How to get around the EU (and weed smokers)

EU must protect press freedom

Kosovo court acquits ex-rebel KLA leader and aides

Caution on the reintroduction of the offshore/onshore oil dichotomy

Sen. Jay Rockefeller asks Leveson if News International Violated US Law

Court: Ex-Bush aide protected from torture lawsuit

TURKEY: Selective progress on conscientious objection

Chilean Supreme Court suspends approval for mining project

The need for greater protection of property rights in Azerbaijan

Domestic workers get more protection from exploitation
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Supreme Court grants time to Italian government to specify stand

Opening the other eye: Charles Taylor and selective accountability

The struggle for power in Jordan

Judge: Maid’s NY suit vs. Strauss-Kahn can proceed

Court pushes India on Kashmir deaths

Court pushes India on Kashmir deaths

Tax treaty blocked, EU bank capital, Islamic finance: Compliance

India’s “Bilateral Investment Treaties”: A New Form of Colonialism?

İstanbul Arbitration Center soon to be established

American Discovery and European Disclosure… What a Difference!

Verdict delayed for Thai media site’s webmaster

Hermes wins $100 million damages from counterfeit websites

Why Eala petition on ICC cases futile

Rashid Khalidi’s Final Response

Justice Dalveer Bhandari elected as ICJ judge

Sports Court permits drug cheats to compete at Olympics

Cold wars: Why militaries must get out of the Arctic

Azerbaijan: Court liquidates Church

NATO: “James Bond” 007 force

East Timor fears losing revenue from Australian carbon tax

Sangram convicted for court contempt

LIA to file an appeal against seizing of assets in Italy

Space Law Expert: Before First Asteroids Are Mined, Legal Framework Must Be Improved

After Charles Taylor, Justice for Haiti?

Judgment in the Trial of Former Liberian President Charles Taylor

“Political will” lacking to end Sudan dispute

The U.N., Internet Regulator?
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                        75



Enough of the government’s delays and obfuscations: It’s time to bring Omar Khadr back to Canada.

Apple, Nokia, Hitler, Nippon Steel, AIG: Intellectual Property

ICC rejects Libya bid to try Gadhafi Son .

China rejects PH bid to bring shoal dispute to international court

Human rights activists corrupt the laws of war

Turning the doctrine of ‘lawfare’ against aggressors

Justice for James Ibori

Regulatory conflict in EU impacts insurers

Somaliland: King Buur Madhow arraigned in court

The financial crisis on trial

Padilla torture case comes before US Supreme Court

UN slams Hungary for abuse of asylum seekers

Kenya: Two suspects off the hook?

The Oil production and Ghana’s fishing industry; a case of another Dutch disease?

Can local courts save our justice system?

Greeks seek austerity trial at The Hague

Libya’s international telecoms investor in court battle for assets in Zambia

Arizona immigration law: states vs. Obama at US Supreme Court, again

International trade dispute threatens to undo clove cigarette ban

Caspian states ‘have to defend their borders independently’

Unsettling settlements

Kazakhstan: Suspend trial, investigate torture allegations, says HRW

ICC Asked to Probe Indicted Fuel Subsidy Officials

London 2012 Olympics: BOA faces £200,000 legal bill if Dwain Chambers and David Millar are cleared
to compete

Bashar al-Assad’s British father-in-law probed over regime links

Nepal urged to drop plan for war crimes amnesty
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                           76


New York Times

[GRAHAM BOWLEY] Attacker in Afghan Army Uniform Kills NATO Soldier, New York Times (7 May
2012)

[CHARLIE SAVAGE] 9/11 Defendants Were Protesting ‘Unjust System,’ Lawyers Say, New York Times
(7 May 2012)

[IVAN PEREIRA] Families Watch 9/11 Case At Guantánamo Via Video, New York Times (6 May 2012)

[THOM SHANKER] U.S. Turns Its Focus on Drug Smuggling in Honduras, New York Times (6 May
2012)

[CHARLIE SAVAGE] 9/11 Defendants Face Arraignment in Military Court, New York Times (6 May
2012)

[ELLEN BARRY] World Briefing | Europe: Russia: Gay Rights Activist Nikolai Alekseyev Fined, New
York Times (5 May 2012)

[CHARLIE SAVAGE] U.S. to Restart Tribunal, Aiming to Show It’s Fair, New York Times (5 May 2012)

[SCOTT SAYARE] CERN Scientist Sentenced to 5 Years in Terrorism Case, New York Times (4 May
2012)

[GRAHAM BOWLEY] In-Laws Sentenced in Afghan Girl’s Torture Case, New York Times (4 May 2012)

[JANE PERLEZ and MICHAEL WINES] China Opens Way for Dissident to Come to U.S., New York
Times (4 May 2012)

[THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] Officials: U.S. Drone Strike Kills 8 in Pakistan, New York Times (4 May
2012)

[SIMON ROMERO] Brazil Sending Troops to Guard Amazon Borders, New York Times (4 May 2012)

[ANDREW E. KRAMER] Russian General Threatens ‘Pre-emptive’ Attacks, New York Times (4 May
2012)

[JANE PERLEZ and STEVEN LEE MYERS] Released From Embassy, Dissident Now Says He Wants to
Leave China, New York Times (3 May 2012)

[JOSH KRON] World Briefing | United Nations: U.N. Threatens Sanctions Against Sudan and South
Sudan, New York Times (3 May 2012)

[MARK MCDONALD] IHT Rendezvous: Chinese Media Decry Western Interference in Chen Case, New
York Times (3 May 2012)

[REUTERS] U.N. Group Puts 3 North Korea Companies on Blacklist, New York Times (3 May 2012)

[ISABEL KERSHNER] Israel Military Clears Soldiers in Deaths of Gaza Civilians, New York Times (3
May 2012)

[THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] Israel Army Closes Probe Into Deaths of 21 Gazans, New York Times (3
May 2012)
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                         77


[JANE PERLEZ and SHARON LaFRANIERE] Chinese Dissident Leaves U.S. Embassy but Disputes Deal,
New York Times (2 May 2012)

[THOMAS FULLER] Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Takes Her Seat in Myanmar’s Parliament, New York Times
(2 May 2012)

[CHOE SANG-HUN] Seoul Says North Korea Tries to Disrupt Air Navigation, New York Times (2 May
2012)

[MARK MCDONALD] IHT Rendezvous: China Demands Apology from U.S., New York Times (2 May
2012)

[THE NEW YORK TIMES] The Lede Blog: Suicide Attack Follow Obama's Afghanistan Visit, New York
Times (2 May 2012)

[MARLISE SIMONS] World Briefing | Africa: Libya Asks Hague Court to Stand Down, New York Times
(2 May 2012)

[STEVEN LEE MYERS] Obama Approach to Diplomacy Faces Test in China, New York Times (2 May
2012)

[RICK GLADSTONE] American Group Seeks Suspension of Iran from International Monetary Fund,
New York Times (2 May 2012)

[LIZ GOOCH] Malaysia Enacts Minimum Wage, New York Times (2 May 2012)

[MARK LANDLER] Obama Signs Pact in Kabul, Turning Page in Afghan War, New York Times (2 May
2012)

[JANE PERLEZ] Unease Mounting, China and U.S. to Open Military Talks, New York Times (2 May
2012)

[FLOYD WHALEY] U.S. Reaffirms Defense of Philippines in Standoff With China, New York Times (1
May 2012)

[RICK GLADSTONE and NEIL MacFARQUHAR] Recruitment for Syria Monitors is Slow, U.N. Says, New
York Times (1 May 2012)

[THOMAS ERDBRINK] Dispute Over Island of Abu Musa Unites Iran, New York Times (1 May 2012)

[SCOTT SHANE] Senators Reject Claim That Torture Helped Hunt for Bin Laden, New York Times (1
May 2012)

[CHARLIE SAVAGE] Obama’s Top Counterterrorism Adviser Defends Drone Strikes, New York Times
(1 May 2012)
[JODI RUDOREN] Barak Says All Israeli Options Remain Open on Iran, New York Times (1 May 2012)

[J. DAVID GOODMAN] The Lede Blog: Sarkozy Threatens to Sue Over Accusations of Libyan
Donations, New York Times (1 May 2012)

[STEVEN LEE MYERS and ANDREW JACOBS] Without Mentioning Chen, Obama Nudges China on
Human Rights, New York Times (1 May 2012)
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                         78


[ISMA’IL KUSHKUSH and JOSH KRON] Sudan Declares State of Emergency as Clashes Continue, New
York Times (30 April 2012)

[THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] Attack on Christians in Nigeria Kills at Least 16, New York Times (29 April
2012)

[JEFFREY GETTLEMAN] Kony Tracked by U.S. Forces in Central Africa, New York Times (29 April
2012)

[STEVEN LEE MYERS and JANE PERLEZ] Dissident’s Fate at Issue as U.S. Diplomat Talks With China,
New York Times (29 April 2012)

[DECLAN WALSH and ISMAIL KHAN] U.S. Drone Strike Kills 3 in Pakistan, New York Times (29 April
2012)

[KAREEM FAHIM] Saudi Arabia Closes Embassy in Egypt After Protests, New York Times (29 April
2012)

[TAIMOOR SHAH and ROD NORDLAND] Insurgents Attack Governor’s Office in Southern Afghanistan,
New York Times (28 April 2012)

[DECLAN WALSH, ERIC SCHMITT and STEVEN LEE MYERS] Talks Between U.S. and Pakistan Fail
Over Airstrike Apology, New York Times (28 April 2012)

[REUTERS] Somali Convicted in U.S. Court on Piracy Charges, New York Times (28 April 2012)

[J. DAVID GOODMAN and HWAIDA SAAD] Suicide Attack Kills 9 Near Damascus as Cease-Fire Erodes,
New York Times (28 April 2012)

[ROD NORDLAND] Afghan Forces Attack Coalition Troops, Officials Say, New York Times (27 April
2012)

[MICHAEL SCHWIRTZ] Ukraine Officials Blame Terrorists for Bombings, New York Times (27 April
2012)

[THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] World Briefing | Africa: Nigeria: Newspaper Offices Bombed, New York
Times (27 April 2012)

[CHOE SANG-HUN] New North Korean Missile Is Called Into Question, New York Times (27 April
2012)

[THOM SHANKER] At War Blog: Macedonia's Plea for a Seat in NATO Falls on Busy Ears, New York
Times (27 April 2012)

[ERIC SCHMITT] U.S. to Step Up Drone Strikes Inside Yemen, New York Times (26 April 2012)

[JOSH WOOD] Assassination Attempts Revive Suspicions in Lebanon About Syrian Intervention, New
York Times (26 April 2012)

[SALMAN MASOOD] Pakistan Says It Tested Nuclear-Capable Missile, New York Times (25 April 2012)

[FRANK JACOBS] Opinionator | Borderlines: One Island, Two Countries, New York Times (25 April
2012)
Anton’s Weekly IL Digest                                                                        79


[VIJAY NAMBIAR] Op-Ed Contributor: Helping Myanmar on the Road to Democracy, New York Times
(25 April 2012)

[THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] The Americas: Chile: Pinochet’s Will to Be Opened, New York Times (25
April 2012)

[ELISABETH BUMILLER] World Briefing | Asia: U.S. Warns North Korea on Nuclear Test, New York
Times (25 April 2012)

[REUTERS] Africa: Mali: Abducted Swiss Missionary Released, New York Times (25 April 2012)

[THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] World Briefing | Europe: Balkan States Raise Money for Refugees, New
York Times (25 April 2012)

[JODI RUDOREN] Israel Retroactively Legalizes 3 West Bank Settlements, New York Times (25 April
2012)

[NEIL MacFARQUHAR and HWAIDA SAAD] Violence Cuts Across Damascus Even With a Cease-Fire,
New York Times (25 April 2012)

[JOSH KRON] South Sudan Says Sudan Has ‘Declared War’, New York Times (25 April 2012)

[NILANJANA S. ROY] The Female Factor: Muslim Women in India Seek Gender Equality in Marriage,
New York Times (24 April 2012)

[IAN AUSTEN] World Briefing | The Americas: Canada: Immigration Hearing for Relative of Tunisian
Leader, New York Times (24 April 2012)

[DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK] Egypt Rejects Registration Bids From 8 U.S. Nonprofits, New York Times
(24 April 2012)

[THOMAS ERDBRINK] Iranian Oil Sites Go Offline Amid Cyberattack, New York Times (24 April 2012)

[NEIL MacFARQUHAR] U.N. Observers in Syria Do Not Deter Attacks, New York Times (24 April 2012)

[GRAHAM BOWLEY] NATO Offers Upbeat Assessment of Afghan Security, New York Times (24 April
2012)

[PETER BAKER] New Sanctions Announced for Aiding Syria and Iran, New York Times (24 April 2012)

[CHOE SANG-HUN] North Korea Threatens to Attack South Korea, New York Times (24 April 2012)

[THOMAS FULLER and PAUL GEITNER] European Union Suspends Sanctions on Myanmar, New York
Times (24 April 2012)

[JOSH KRON] South Sudan Reports Air Attacks by Sudan, New York Times (23 April 2012)

[THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] U.N. Monitors Tour Rebel-Held Syrian Town, New York Times (23 April
2012)


[ANNIE LOWREY] I.M.F. and World Bank Meetings End With Little Agreement, New York Times (23
April 2012)
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[STEVEN LEE MYERS and SCOTT SHANE] Iranians Say They Took Secret Data From Drone, New York
Times (23 April 2012)

				
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