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International Institutions

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


The International Court of Justice (http://www.icj-cij.org)


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


The International Criminal Tribunals for Rwanda (http://www.unictr.org)


Post-World War II International Military Tribunals


The Rome Statute of International Criminal Court (http://www.icc-cpi.int/Pages/default.aspx)


The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights (www.ohchr.org)


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Regional Institutions


NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization (http://www.nato.int/)


The Council of Europe (http://www.coe.int/)


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


The European Union (http://www.europa.eu)


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


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

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

The African Union (http://www.au.int/)

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Relevant United States Departments and Agencies

The White House (http://www.whitehouse.gov/)




Department of State (http://www.state.gov)


Department of Defense (http://www.defense.gov/)


Department of Homeland Security (http://www.dhs.gov/)


U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis)


Central Intelligence Agency (http://www.cia.gov/)


Federal Bureau of Investigation (http://www.fbi.gov/)

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United Kingdom Ministries and Parliament

The Prime Minister's Office (https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/prime-ministers-office-10-downing-street)


Ministry of Defence (http://www.mod.uk/defenceinternet/home/)


Parliament (http://www.parliament.uk/)


Her Majesty's Stationery Office (Government Publications in the UK) (https://www.gov.uk/government/publications)

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Non-Governmental Organizations and Professional Associations


The American Society of International Law (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)


Human Rights First (formerly Lawyers Committee for Human Rights) (http://www.humanrightsfirst.org)


Women and International Law (Women's Human Rights Resources Programme) (http://www.law-lib.utoronto.ca/diana)


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


Washington Working Group on the International Criminal Court (http://www.usaforicc.org/)


International Criminal Court: Resources in Print and Electronic Format (http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/~llou/icc.html)


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

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Guide by Chenglin Liu, last updated in January 2015 by Daniel Donahue, International & Foreign Law Librarian.

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