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1. History & Theoretical Approach | Viet Nam
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1.1 Status of International Law in Viet Nam’s Domestic Legal System

Viet Nam’s Constitution 2013, Article 12, affirms Viet Nam’s commitment to comply with the UN Charter and treaties to which it is a party. Article 6(1) of the 2016 Viet Nam Law of Treaties (hereinafter Law of Treaties) provides that ‘[i]n cases of conflict between a legal document and a treaty to which Viet Nam is a party, the provisions of the treaty shall prevail, ex…

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Yen, Trinh Hai, “1. History & Theoretical Approach | Viet Nam”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 29 May 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_2104>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

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