Basel Declaration on human rights and trans-generational crimes resulting from nuclear weapons and nuclear energy

The participants in the international conference Human Rights, Future Generations and Crimes in the Nuclear Age, held in Basel from September 14-17, 2017, affirm that the risks and impacts of nuclear weapons, depleted uranium weapons and nuclear energy, which are both transnational and trans-generational, constitute a violation of human rights, a transgression of international humanitarian…

США заподозрили Россию в размещении крылатых ракет – В Кремле отрицают нарушение договора о РСМД

Kommersant, 15 February 2017 Россия в нарушение договора 1987 года разместила ракеты средней дальности в двух точках на своей территории, сообщил Reuters источник в администрации Дональда Трампа. Тем самым он подтвердил вышедшую днем ранее статью в The New York Times на ту же тему. Источник уточнил, что в последнее время «проблема стала намного серьезнее», так…

IALANA Bids Farewell to Judge Weeramantry

A giant of the law, Christopher Gregory Weeramantry, died peacefully at his home in Sri Lanka on January 5, 2017. He was everything a lawyer could be: barrister, professor, judge. From 1967 to 1972 he served as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) and then as  a judge of the…