• Ned Vucijak

International Legal News: December 2018

The following media round up of international legal and foreign policy issues from around the world for the week of 07 - 14 December 2018.

The Guernica Group will provide weekly media updates from the International Criminal Court, European Court of Human Rights, United Nations, European Union and other sources. Should you wish to contribute or submit a media summary, opinion piece or blog, please send to Nenad Vucijak for consideration.

BAHRAIN 6 December 2018

Bahrain requested arrest of refugee ‘before he arrived in Thailand’

INDONESIA 9 December

Indonesia: Papuan Militants kill 17

INDIA 10 December 2018

Indian action under the scanner as UN Special Rapporteur probes fate of Dubai Princess

IRAN 11 December 2018

Iran sentences three Human Rights lawyers to prison, reports say;

ARGENTINA 11 December 2018

Argentina Dirty War: two Former Ford executives Jailed

TANZANIA 12 December 2018

Tanzanian girl’s rights activist wins the UN Human Rights Prize

US-BANGLADESH 12 December 2018

Reaffirming the commitment of the United States to promote free, fair, transparent and credible elections in Bangladesh

BELARUS 12 December 2018

Prisioner executions in Belarus “ simply unacceptable” says UN Rights Body

INTERNATIONAL 13 December 2018

Hundreds of Journalists jailed grlobally becomes the new normal

US 13 December 2018

Corker offers Resolution condemning Murder of Jamal Khashoggi

ETHIOPIA 13 December 2018

Ethiopia’s Torture Problem and the Court of Public Opinion

CROATIA 13 December 2018

Why are Police in Croatia attacking asylum seekers trapped in the Balkans

SOUTH SUDAN 14 December 2018

UN Investigates systematic sexual violence across South Sudan



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