Letters to UN from the Syrian Govt ~ Syria blames recent surge in terror attacks on international inaction over support for terrorism ~ 28 June 2015

Syria blames recent surge in terror attacks on international inaction over support for terrorism 28 JuneØŒ 2015   Damascus, SANA– Syria blamed a recent surge in terror attacks against Syrian cities and a number of world cities on the international inaction over the support provided by certain countries to terrorist activities. A wave of terrorist … More Letters to UN from the Syrian Govt ~ Syria blames recent surge in terror attacks on international inaction over support for terrorism ~ 28 June 2015

The Privatization of Global Governance: Corporate Influence on the UN

As globalization has compounded the power of large transnational corporations (TNCs) in recent decade, big business has consolidated its influence on global governance and the United Nations in particular. In that multilateral setting, corporate actors have been granted privileged access to decision-makers, and their interests have become more prominent as calls for legally binding instruments … More The Privatization of Global Governance: Corporate Influence on the UN

Article VI of the 1948 Genocide Convention

Persons charged with genocide or any of the other acts enumerated in article III shall be tried by a competent tribunal of the State in the territory of which the act was committed, or by such international penal tribunal as may have jurisdiction with respect to those Contracting Parties which shall have accepted its jurisdiction. … More Article VI of the 1948 Genocide Convention

The Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) at a Glance

The Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) is a multilateral treaty that bans chemical weapons and requires their destruction within a specified period of time. The treaty is of unlimited duration and is far more comprehensive than the 1925 Geneva Protocol, which outlaws the use but not the possession of chemical weapons. https://www.armscontrol.org/factsheets/cwcglance