Category Archives: Legal Matters

North Korea displays new intercontinental ballistic missile

North Korea showcased a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) Saturday during a military parade held in Pyongyang to mark the 75th founding anniversary of the ruling Workers' Party.The new ICBM was carried on a transporter erector launcher (TEL...

Armenia, Azerbaijan accuse each other of violating ceasefire

Azerbaijan and Armenia on Saturday accused each other of swiftly violating the terms of a ceasefire agreement in Nagorno–Karabakh .The ceasefire agreement, clinched after marathon talks in Moscow advocated by President Vladimir Putin, was meant to hal...

NATO calls for Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg called on Monday for a ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh as the death toll continues to rise from clashes in the breakaway enclave in the South Caucasus.During a news conference in Ankara, Turkey, Stoltenberg undersc...

Azerbaijan sets condition for Nagorno-Karabakh cease-fire

Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev said Sunday that Armenia must provide a schedule to withdraw troops from the Nagorno-Karabakh region in order to end the fighting. Aliyev said on television that all Armenian forces must leave Azerbaijan and Armenia m...

Heavy fighting continues in Nagorno-Karabakh

Despite international call to end hostilities, heavy fighting continued on Saturday between Armenia and Azerbaijan in their conflict over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh after Azerbaijan launched a large-scale attack on the area. Azerbaija...

EU pushes for rule of law in South China Sea: Experts

Experts on Asian security have commented on the September 16 note verbale addressed to the UN by France, Germany, and the UK (E3), who expressed their opposition to China’s expansive claims in the South China Sea (called the East

EU starts legal action against UK over controversial Brexit bill

Brussels has begun legal action against the UK over its plans to override sections of the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement. The European Commission had given the British government until the end of September to withdraw controversial provisions from its In...

Judge to hold hearing on planned TikTok US app store ban

A judge will hold a hearing on Sunday on whether to allow a Commerce Department ban on new TikTok downloads from Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc Google app stores from taking effect. A Vietnam News Agency correspondent in Washington

Judge to hold hearing on planned TikTok US app store ban

A judge will hold a hearing on Sunday on whether to allow a Commerce Department ban on new TikTok downloads from Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc Google app stores from taking effect. A Vietnam News Agency correspondent in Washington

10-year implementation of Law on Gender Equality reviewed

The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) co-hosted an event on September 24 to release the independent Review of Ten Years of Implementing the Law on Gender Equality.In her remarks, Deputy Minister