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20 Aug 2011, 10:10 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen David Bosco has an essay at Foreign Policy arguing that the current financial and security crises, rather than weakening international intitutions, are strengthening them.  [read post]
31 Mar 2011, 12:15 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Tomorrow, the Center for International and Comparative Law (CICL) of St. [read post]
6 Mar 2014, 12:27 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen As Julian mentioned, the Crimean parliament is attempting to achieve the secession of Crimea through the use of a parliamentary vote and a referendum. [read post]
8 Jul 2013, 4:05 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen My thanks to Brad Roth for pointing me to a recent New York Times article on activists in Okinawa seeking secession from Japan. [read post]
31 Aug 2014, 3:02 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen As the military situation in eastern Ukraine become more violent with the incursion of Russian troops, Vladimir Putin has called for talks to determine the statehood of eastern Ukraine. [read post]
19 Dec 2012, 8:43 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen John Bellinger’s op-ed in today’s New York Times, “Obama’s Weakness on Treaties,”  is clear on an important tactical issue on treaty passage but somewhat muted on a more improtant, strategic, issue. [read post]
19 Aug 2014, 2:01 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Map credit: Wikimedia Commons via Radiolab Radiolab has  posted an informative and entertaining essay entitled “How to Cross 5 International Borders in 1 Minute without Sweating. [read post]
4 Apr 2013, 9:32 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Lawyers take note: science fiction is become less fiction and more science every day. [read post]
23 Jun 2009, 8:22 am
As Diane Amann and Chris Borgen have blogged, the cloture vote on Harold Koh's nomination to be Legal Advisor at the Department of State is scheduled for tomorrow. [read post]
6 Oct 2009, 9:48 am
by Chris Borgen The following was sent to us by the American Branch of the International Law Association: The American Branch of the International Law Association will hold its annual International Law Weekend, in conjunction with its 88th Annual Meeting, in New York from October 22-24, 2009. [read post]
12 Sep 2010, 12:18 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Something that our European readers have already probably heard as it is one of the most viewed stories on the BBC website (but not so much here in the U.S.), the Basque separatist terrorist organization ETA has renounced (at least for now) the use of violence:  Armed Basque separatist group Eta says it will not carry out “armed actions” in its campaign for independence. [read post]
14 Nov 2010, 8:17 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Gotta say, even though I write about issues of self-determination, secession, and statehood, I didn’t expect to read this on the front page of the Arts and Leisure section of the Sunday New York Times: At a glance it looked like any small-town fair, with smoke wafting from the barbecue, families gathering around picnic tables, music percolating over loudspeakers and doting parents trailing after happy toddlers in front of white tents hawking brightly colored… [read post]
17 May 2012, 8:31 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen This is the third day in our discussion of Professor Dickinson’s book Outsourcing War and Peace: Preserving Public Values in a World of Privatized Foreign Affairs. [read post]
16 Jun 2010, 6:47 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Padania’s victory was not in the football (American translation: “soccer”) World Cup being played in South Africa but in the one that was just played in Gozo. [read post]
17 May 2012, 12:18 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen This is the third day in our discussion of Professor Dickinson’s book Outsourcing War and Peace: Preserving Public Values in a World of Privatized Foreign Affairs. [read post]
28 Jun 2014, 6:40 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen On Friday, Ukraine, Moldova, and Georgia signed the Association Agreements with the European Union that have been at the center of so much controversy among Russia, the EU, and these states. [read post]
11 Jun 2013, 9:11 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen Network from Michael Rigley on Vimeo. [read post]
4 Jun 2013, 12:59 pm by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen As readers of Opinio Juris know, Ryan Goodman argues in a forthcoming article in the European Journal of International Law  that: “the modern law of armed conflict supports the following maxim: if enemy combatants can be put out of action by capturing them, they should not be injured; if they can be put out of action by injury, they should not be killed; and if they can be put out of action by light injury, grave injury should be avoided. [read post]
20 Feb 2014, 8:05 am by Chris Borgen
by Chris Borgen The BBC is reporting that dozens of people have died today in new fighting between police and protestors in Ukraine. [read post]