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5. State Responsibility | Iran
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5.1 Diplomatic Protection

The institution of diplomatic protection is a well-established principle of customary international law. The classic articulation of the concept of diplomatic protection may be found in the first Mavrommatis Judgment (Mavrommatis Palestine Concessions, Greece v. United Kingdom, PCIJ Reports, Series A, No. 2) rendered by the Permanent Court of International Justice (PCIJ) in August 1924. Thus, in articulating what is sometimes referred to as the fiction of diplomatic …

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Seifi, Jamal, “5. State Responsibility | Iran”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 30 May 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_3064>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922



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