THE DECLARATION OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL

May 14, 1948 Published in the Official Gazette, No. 1 of the 5th, Iyar, 5708 (14th May, 1948). On May 14, 1948, on the day in which the British Mandate over a Palestine expired, the Jewish People’s Council gathered at the Tel Aviv Museum, and approved the following proclamation, declaring the establishment of the State of Israel. The new state was recognized that night by the United … Continue reading THE DECLARATION OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL

THE SECURITY COUNCIL

CHAPTER V: COMPOSITION Article 23 The Security Council shall consist of fifteen Members of the United Nations. The Republic of China, France, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the United States of America shall be permanent members of the Security Council. The General Assembly shall elect ten other Members of the United Nations to be … Continue reading THE SECURITY COUNCIL

Charter of the United Nations

The Charter of the United Nations was signed on 26 June 1945, in San Francisco, at the conclusion of the United Nations Conference on International Organization, and came into force on 24 October 1945. CONTENT Preamble Chapter I: Purposes and Principles Chapter II: Membership Chapter III: Organs Chapter IV: The General Assembly Chapter V: The Security Council[Art 23 -32] Chapter VI: Pacific Settlement of Disputes Chapter VII: Action with Respect to Threats … Continue reading Charter of the United Nations

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Preamble Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world, Whereas disregard and contempt for human rights have resulted in barbarous acts which have outraged the conscience of mankind, and the advent of a world in which human beings shall enjoy freedom of … Continue reading Universal Declaration of Human Rights

International Criminal Laws

International Criminal Court- International Military Tribunal- The ad hoc international criminal tribunals- War Crimes And Breach of Geneva Convention- Sexual offences : Sexual slavery, Rape and enforced prostitution, Forced pregnancy, Enforced sterilization  Attacking Civilians- Murder and Body Mutilation-  Genocide- Aggression- Torture- Terrorism as an international crime Continue reading International Criminal Laws