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The European Court of Justice case of Elgafaji: the interaction between EU law and international humanitarian law

Author Ispolinov Alexei
DOI 10.5922/2079-8555-2011-3-3
Pages 21-26
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Keywords international law, international humanitarian law, EU law, refugees, supplementary protection, indirect effect, EU common policy
Abstract (summary) This article focuses on the increasing influence of international court rulings on the development of new concepts within international law, in particular, the concept of subsidiary protection to persons who fall outside the scope of the 1951 Refugee Convention. The author also considers the issues related to the concept of indirect effect in EU law, as well as the interaction between the EU and international law.
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