September 11, 2001, was a day of unprecedented shock and suffering in the history of the United States. The nation was unprepared. How did this happen, and how can we avoid such tragedy again?
The purpose of establishing a Convention for the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War
Prisoners of war shall continue to have the benefit of such agreements as long as the Convention is applicable to them, except where express provisions to the contrary are contained in the aforesaid or in subsequent agreements, or where more favourable measures have been taken with regard to them...
Second Geneva Convention-1949: Maritime Warfare
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The present Convention shall be applied with the cooperation and under the scrutiny of the Protecting Powers whose duty it is to safeguard the interests of the Parties to the conflict. For this purpose, the Protecting Powers may appoint, apart from their diplomatic or consular staff, delegates from amongst...
First Geneva Convention 1949: international law for the protection of the victims of armed conflicts
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The Convention shall also apply to all cases of partial or total occupation of the territory of a High Contracting Party, even if the said occupation meets with no armed resistance.
CITATION: Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC), Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam, 5 August 1990, The Member States of the Organization of the Islamic Conference, Reaffirming the civilizing and historical role of the Islamic Ummah which God made the best nation that has given mankind a universal...
List of Universal Treaties
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Universal Treaties 1864 Geneva Convention (1864) Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded in Armies in the Field, Geneva, 22 August 1864. 1868 St. Petersburg Declaration Declaration Renouncing the Use, in Time of War, of Explosive Projectiles Under 400 Grammes Weight, St. Petersburg, 29 November–11 December...
List of Military Manuals
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Argentina Law of War Manual (1969) Leyes de Guerra, RC-46-1, Público, II Edición 1969, Ejército Argentino, Edición original aprobado por el Comandante en Jefe del Ejército, 9 May 1967. Regulation for the Treatment of POWs (1985) Reglamento para el Tratamiento de los Prisioneros de Guerra de la Armada, Publicación...
नमो देव्यै महादेव्यै Namo Devyai Mahadevyai: Invocation of Mother Katholik to Stop Pandemic
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या देवी सर्वभूतेषु मातृरूपेण संस्थिता। नमस्तस्यै नमस्तस्यै नमस्तस्यै नमो नम:-I salute that Divinity, Who is present inside every living being in the form of mother; Salute to You, salute to You, salute to You.
Legal protection of databases: EU Law 1996
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This Directive concerns the legal protection of databases in any form. For the purposes of this Directive, ‘database’ shall mean a collection of independent works, data or other materials arranged in a systematic or methodical way and individually accessible by electronic or other means.
Preserving Court Records in the UK
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Court records under Public Records Act 1958 (1)The Lord Chancellor shall be responsible for the public records of every court of record or magistrates’ court which are not in the Public Record Office or a place of deposit appointed by the Secretary of State under this Act and shall...
In relation to database right, the Directive provides a right for the maker of a database in which there has been a substantial investment in the obtaining, verification or presentation of the contents of the database to prevent extraction and/or re-utilisation of the whole or a substantial part of...
The Silver Age of the Common Law-From the Accession of Edward I to the Death of Edward III- John Maxcy Zane
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These men must have kept in mind an enormous amount of procedural rules. There were four hundred and seventy-one different original writs, each showing a different form of action and requiring its own special procedure.