Code of Judicial Ethics-Russian Federation-2016

udicial protection of human rights and freedoms can only be ensured by competent and independent justice, carried out on the basis of fairness and impartiality. Such justice presupposes the observance by each judge of the rules of professional ethics, the honest and conscientious performance of his duties, the exercise of due care for the preservation of both his personal honor and dignity, and the dignity and authority of the judiciary.

CTBTO Executive Secretary Lassina Zerbo on unusual seismic event detected in DPRK – 09/09/2016

Our monitoring stations picked up an unusual seismic event in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) today at 00:30 (UTC). So far 25 of our stations are contributing to the analysis. The event seems to have been slightly larger than the one our system recorded on 6 January this year and the location is very similar to that event. Our initial location estimate shows that the event took place in the area of the DPRK’s nuclear test site.

A white paper on the development of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in China-6/12/2016

Humanity has created a colorful global civilization in the long course of its development, and the civilization of China is an important component of the world civilization harboring great diversity. As a representative feature of Chinese civilization, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is a medical science that was formed and developed in the daily life of the people and in the process of their fight against diseases over thousands of years. It has made a great contribution to the nation's procreation and the country's prosperity, in addition to producing a positive impact on the progress of human civilization.

Progress in the Judicial Protection of Human Rights in China-2016

Respecting and protecting human rights is a constitutional principle in China. It also reflects the will and pursuit of the Communist Party of China (CPC), the Chinese government and the Chinese people. The judiciary is the last line of defense to safeguard social fairness and justice, and judicial protection of human rights is an important part of human rights progress in a country. In recent years, especially since the 18th National Congress of the CPC, China has upheld the dominant position of the people, taking a people-first approach and ensuring that the people are the masters of the nation.

Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery Act of 2016

It is estimated that the Nazis confiscated or otherwise misappropriated hundreds of thousands of works of art and other
property throughout Europe as part of their genocidal campaign against the Jewish people and other persecuted groups. This has been described as the ``greatest displacement of art in human history'

Annual Report on Promoting the Rule of Law in China-2016

China made new and great achievements in promoting the rule of law by firmly taking the socialist road of the rule of law with Chinese characteristics and firmly advancing the law-based governance of the country under the strong leadership of the Communist Party of China in 2016: it persisted in scientific legislation and democratic legislation with the quality becoming better and better; it exercised administration by law thoroughly and strictly standardized fair and civilized law enforcement with conspicuous achievements in the construction of a law-based government;

Democratic Party Platform 2016 

Under President Obama's leadership, and thanks to the hard work and determination of the American people, we have come a long way from the Great Recession and the Republican policies that triggered it. American businesses have now added 14.8 million jobs since private-sector job growth turned positive in early 2010. Twenty million people have gained health insurance coverage.

Republican Party Platform 2016

We are the party of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. The Declaration sets forth the fundamental precepts of American government: That God bestows certain inalienable rights on every individual, thus producing human equality