Journal Of Diplomacy
- #Lebanon seeking both #Qatar & #Turkey help to release soldiers kidnapped by #ISIS + Nusra . Intel meetings in Ankara http://t.co/Yq8hgAdVOi
- Obama administration is considering seeking congressional authorization for military action against ISIS. http://t.co/3TiwU6cpxc
- For a quick overview marking the 150th anniversary, watch the @ICRC video http://t.co/uJMzSdbunJ #IHL #GenevaConvention
- the 1st Geneva Convention governs the rights of the sick & wounded, the rights of humanitarian agencies, and protection of civilian.
- Today marks the 150th anniversary for the signing of the first Geneva convention in 1864.
Archive for December, 2011
Posted on December 12, 2011 | 5 CommentsBy John W. Sinden, Jr. The book Seven Years in Tibet, written by Heinrich Harrer, as well as the film adaptation, illustrates the conversion of the Tibetan independence movement from a Chinese domestic issue into a global household issue. Grossing...
Posted on December 7, 2011 | No CommentsBy Jordan McGillis When emotions guide politics, failure inevitably ensues. In a move that would be hailed by the Jimmy Carter School of Appeasement, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu agreed last month to release over 1,000 convicted Palestinian criminals from Israeli...
Posted on December 5, 2011 | 4 CommentsBy Robert Nolan The charismatic, controversial and recently deceased Moammar Gaddafi was famously fond of titles. From his subjects, he commanded the military rank of Colonel Gaddafi, a reminder of the revolutionary roots that brought him to power in 1969. ...