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Committee of U. S. Citizens Living in Nicaragua (CUSCLIN) v. Reagan – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1989-1990

In June 1986 the international Court of Justice (ICJ) rule d that the United States had violated international laws against the aggressive use of force, in that it trained, armed, and supported the contras against Nicaragua. The U.S. appeared in…
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International War Crimes

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Committee of U. S. Citizens Living in Nicaragua (CUSCLIN) v. Reagan – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1987-1988

On June 27, 1986, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled that the United Stlates had violated international laws against the aggressive use of force in that it trained, armed, and supported the contras against Nicaragua. The U.S. had litigated…
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International War Crimes

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Committee of U. S. Citizens Living in Nicaragua v. Reagan

Facts: 1986, the International Court of Justice held that US financial support of paramilitary activities by the Contras against the Sandinista government in Nicaragua violated both a treaty between the countries and customary international law. But, the US withdrew from…
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International War Crimes

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