Progress in Azerbaijan? Not Without Human Rights

On September 20, 2018, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) ruled in the case of Aliyev v. Azerbaijan against Azerbaijan for the unjust detention of lawyer and human rights advocate, Intigam Aliyev. Mr. Aliyev brought his case against Azerbaijan…

Chile and Bolivia: an Analysis of the ICJ decision

On October 1, 2018, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) delivered its judgment in Bolivia’s case against Chile, rejecting Bolivia’s arguments that Chile had an obligation to negotiate sovereign access to the Pacific Ocean for Bolivia. Bolivia, a landlocked state…