in The Oxford Dictionary of Islam
August 2004; p ublished online November 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Islam; Society and Culture. 70 words.
Lebanese Sunni political and religious activist. Graduated from al-Azhar University. Active in Tripoli in the Muslim Brotherhood. Came to prominence
in Grove Music Online
January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 316 words.
(b Toḥayta, Tihama, South Arabia, c1892; d Ṣan‘ā, 1965). Yemeni singer and lutenist. He began singing while in Zabid, accompanying himself on a copper plate. He studied the qanbūs (lute)...
Memorandum of Understanding between The Ministry of Economic Affairs in Taipei and The Ministry of Finance and National Economy in Riyadh for the Promotion and Protection of Investment
Legal Material. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 1189 words.
The two Contracting Parties, Desirous to expand and reinforce their economic cooperation by intensifying the flow of investments between them; Have concluded the following: For the purposes...
Agreement between the Republic of Poland and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
Legal Material. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 6075 words.
The Republic of Poland and the State of Kuwajt, hereinafter collectively referred to as the Contracting States, and each referred to as a Contracting State; Desiring to create favourable...
Agreement between the Czech Republic and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
Legal Material. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 4816 words.
The Czech Republic and the State of Kuwait (hereinafter referred to as the “Contracting States”), desiring to intensify economic co-operation between both Contracting States; intending to...
Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Poland and the Government of the United Arab Emirates for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
Legal Material. Subjects: Arbitration; Law. 4428 words.
The Government of the Republic of Poland and the Government of the United Arab Emirates (both countries hereinafter collectively referred to as the Contracting States and each referred to...
Uganda Law Society and Karugaban v Attorney General, Constitutional petitions, Constitutional petition No 2 of 2002, Constitutional petition No 8 of 2002, ILDC 1284 (UG 2009), 5th February 2009, Constitutional Court
Legal Material. Subjects: Relationship Between International and Domestic Law; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 17855 words.
Whether a court martial violated the right to a fair trial under the Constitution (Uganda).
Whether the right to appeal under the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights,...
United States Diplomatic and Consular Staff in Tehran, United States v Iran, Judgment, ICJ GL No 64,  ICJ Rep 3, ICGJ 124 (ICJ 1980), 24th May 1980, International Court of Justice [ICJ]
Legal Material. Subjects: Individuals and Non-state Actors; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 29133 words.
Whether the preliminary questions of admissibility and jurisdiction barred the Court from hearing the dispute.
Whether the seizure, hostage taking, and detention of United States...
Prosecutor v Delić (Rasim), Judgment, Case no IT-04-83-T, ICL 736 (ICTY 2008), 15th September 2008, United Nations Security Council [UNSC]; International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia [ICTY]; Trial Chamber I [ICTY]
Legal Material. Subjects: Law. 107412 words.
To what extent did compliance with the tactical combat orders, oral informal reporting, links with foreign authorities, and special treatments within combat units affect the effective...