Web Sources: Prof. Paust's "Use of Force" Seminar

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New Fall 2004:
1) regarding "the Bush Doctrine," see: http://www.whitehouse.gov/nsc/nss.pdf
2) regarding interrogation techniques, see:

a) DOJ OLC Att’ys John Yoo & Robert Delahunty Memo to DOD Gen. Counsel Wm. Hayns (Jan. 9, 2002):
at http://msnbc.msn.com/id/5025040/site/newsweek/:
b) White House Counsel Gonzales Memorandum to President Bush (Jan. 25, 2002):
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/4999148/site/newsweek
c) Report by Major General Taguba, Article 15-6 Investigation of the 800th Military Police Brigade (Feb. 2004)
http://www.npr.org/iraq/2004/prison_abuse_report.pdf
d) Final Report of the Independent Panel to Review DOD Detention Operations (Aug. 2004)
http://wid.ap.org/documents/iraq/040824finalreport.pdf
e) The “Fay” Report:
http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Aug2004/d20040825fay.pdf
and at: http://www.npr.org/documents/2004/abuse/fay-jones_report.pdf
f) Sec. Rumsfeld Memorandum for the Commander, U.S. So. Command, on Counter-Resistance Techniques in the War on Terrorism:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/nation/documents/041603rumsfeld.pdf
g) Human Rights Watch Report re: Chronology of decisions and chart of techniques (with some click-ons to other documents):
http://hrw.org/english/docs/2004/08/19/usdom9248.htm

International Institutions

 

The United Nations http://www.un.org

The International Court of Justice http://www.icj-cij.org
Homepage in English

The International Criminal Tribunals for the Former Yugoslavia http://www.un.org/icty

The International Criminal Tribunals for Rwanda http://www.ictr.org (little slow)

The Rome Statute of International Criminal Court http://www.un.org/law/icc/

The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights http://www.unhchr.ch

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Regional Institutions

NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organizations http://www.nato.int/

The Council of Europe http://www.coe.int/portalT.asp

The European Court of Human Rights (Strasbourg) http://www.echr.coe.int

The European Union http://www.europa.eu.int

The European Court of Justice http://curia.eu.int

The Organization for Security and Co-Operation in Europe http://www.osce.org

The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) http://www.aseansec.org

The Organization of American States http://www.oas.org

The Organization of African Unity http://www.oau-oua.org

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Relevant US Departments and Agencies

The White House

The Senate

The House of Representatives

U.S. Department of State

U.S. Department of Defense

Homeland Security Homepage

CIA

FBI

The Judge Advocate General's School-US Army http://www.jagcnet.army.mil/TJAGSA

The United States Military Academy at West Point http://www.usma.edu/

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UK Ministries and Parliament

The UK Prime Minister's home page http://www.number-10.gov.uk/

UK Parliament

Her Majesty's Stationery Office (Government Publications in the UK)

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Non-Governmental Organizations, Professional Associations

The American Society of International Law (ASIL) http://www.asil.org/

General Comments adopted by the Human Rights Committee via the University of Minnesota Human Rights Library

Crimes of War: use of force, war crimes, crimes against humanity

The European Journal of International Law http://www.ejil.org

Human Rights Watch http://www.hrw.org

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights http://www.lchr.org

Women and International Law http://www.law-lib.utoronto.ca/diana

Coalition for International Criminal Court http://www.iccnow.org/

USA for the International Criminal Court http://www.usaforicc.org/

International Criminal Court: Resources in Print and Electronic Format
Compiled by Lyonette Louis-Jacques http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/~llou/icc.html

Amnesty International http://www.amnesty.org/