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Equatorial Guinea: UN dispatches envoy amid reports of failed coup

[Translate] Equatorial Guinea: UN dispatches envoy amid reports of failed coup A UN envoy is to visit Equatorial Guinea next week as authorities there say they put down a coup last month. But information is scarce amid a social-media blackout. … Continue reading

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The Use of PMSCs by the United Nations in Times of Armed Conflict, Application of IHL and Responsibility Matters

[Translate] The Use of PMSCs by the United Nations in Times of Armed Conflict, Application of IHL and Responsibility Matters

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COMMENTS ON DRAFT GENERAL COMMENT 36 ON ARTICLE 6 OF THE INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS AS ADOPTED AT FIRST READING BY THE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE IN JULY 2017 DURING ITS 120TH SESSION

[Translate] COMMENTS ON DRAFT GENERAL COMMENT 36 ON ARTICLE 6 OF THE INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS AS ADOPTED AT FIRST READING BY THE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE IN JULY 2017 DURING ITS 120TH SESSION

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Illegal private security firms in Ghana worrying concern: UN Working Group on Mercenaries

[Translate] Illegal private security firms in Ghana worrying concern: UN Working Group on Mercenaries Source: Xinhua| 2017-12-21 00:58:51|Editor: yan GENEVA, Dec. 20 (Xinhua) — The number of illegal private security firms operating in Ghana, despite an existing law to regulate … Continue reading

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Regulating PMSCs at Sea: Operational and Legal Specificities

[Translate] Regulating PMSCs at Sea: Operational and Legal Specificities

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Topic 2: The Role of Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs) in Armed Conflict

[Translate] Topic 2: The Role of Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs) in Armed Conflict

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20 July 2017 – Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination

[Translate] 20 July 2017 – Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination

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The Use of PMSCs by the United Nations in Times of Armed Conflict, Application of IHL and Responsibility Matters

[Translate] The Use of PMSCs by the United Nations in Times of Armed Conflict, Application of IHL and Responsibility Matters

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Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self – determination

[Translate] Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise   of the right of peoples to self-determination, 20 July 2017

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UN Expert Group On The Use Of Mercenaries To Visit Ghana

[Translate] UN Expert Group On The Use Of Mercenaries To Visit Ghana Cynthia Prah GENEVA (7 December 2017) – A delegation of the United Nations Working Group on the use of mercenaries will conduct an official country visit to Ghana, … Continue reading

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