International Law

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UN condemns Kazakh expulsion of Uzbek detainees
Posted on 27 Jun 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

ALMATY Kazakhstan (AP) - Kazakhstan has violated its international human rights commitments by extraditing 29 asylum-seekers to the neighboring authoritarian state of Uzbekistan, a U.N. panel says. The deportees face possible ill-treatment, the Committee... Read More

Balkan asylum seekers come under suspicion
Posted on 9 Nov 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

BUJANOVAC Serbia (AP) - Azra Ajeti's fellow Gypsies have been buffeted by accusations of filing bogus asylum claims in the rich EU, but she says there's nothing phony about her family's life of misery. "We are starving," said... Read More

Rights group: US asylum likely for China dissident
Posted on 30 Apr 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

BEIJING (AP) - U.S. and Chinese officials are ironing out a deal to secure American asylum for a blind Chinese legal activist who fled house arrest, with an agreement likely before Full version (available to lexis.com subscribers) Read More