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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 19–29.
Published: 01 March 2005
... policy or position of the center or the U.S. Department of Defense. Security Council Reform: China Signals Its Veto J . Mohan M alik The long-awaited landmark report on re­ report supports the belief that a revamped forming the United Nations will most like­ Security...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 24–32.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., since the five permanent members of the Security Council—the United States, Britain, France, Russia, and China—have the right to veto any membership bid. But membership in UN component organizations may accrue to some states, conveying limited privileges of sovereignty. When Palestine was granted...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 1–23.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., but a compelling until it was too late, and acted without the obligation.”8 Security Council’s approval rather than risk The commission (composed of a dozen a Russian veto. noted political and intellectual figures from In 1999, Secretary General Kofi Annan around the world...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 107–116.
Published: 01 September 2013
..., is in the long run the most likely to produce a body of laws and system of governance that works both for those who brought them to office. Certainly, at times, this would appear to be questionable. But when the executive can reject an action by the legislature, which in turn can overturn his or her veto, while...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 94.
Published: 01 December 2006
...; “Security Council Reform: China Signals Its Veto" Bjork, Isabel M., and Catherine R. Connors; “Free Markets and Their (XXII: 1) Umpires: The Appeal of the U.S. Regulatory Model” (XXII: 2) Meyer, Karl E.; “The Black Book of Religion” (XXII: 1) Bremmer, Ian; “Who’s in Charge in the Kremlin?” (XXII: 4...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 50–59.
Published: 01 March 2004
... east of the Elbe. Enlargement of tively rarely. The European Parliament has the EU to include Poland, the Czech Re­ wide powers of “co-decision” (veto), but public, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, Malta, remains the weaker chamber in the EU’s Cyprus, and the three Baltic states makes it legislature...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 22–31.
Published: 01 March 2004
... protectorate, bound by ent Cuba policy by such staunchly conserva­ a military base and a peace treaty giving tive papers as the Chicago Tribune and writ­ Washington veto rights over Cuba’s national ers like William F. Buckley, Jr. have all con­ legislation. As part of FDR’s Good Neigh­ tributed...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 47–57.
Published: 01 December 2001
... for restructur­ From the outset, the Liberals were frus­ ing the empire— imperial federation and im­ trated by repeated vetoes of their measures perial trade preferences— both failed to win by the hereditary and nonelected House of adoption for much the same reason. The Lords. It remained for David Lloyd...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 1–5.
Published: 01 June 2004
... put the the veto. The supposedly positive, but often matter candidly: “The Americans were profoundly misleading, side is the notion governing this country, so their view was that at the center of the U.N.’s peace and certainly taken into consideration. Whether security function is a benevolent...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 71–78.
Published: 01 March 2006
... generation were labeled Iran’s hard-liners wield real power through hooligans and Western lackeysand again nonelective institutions like the judiciary, Khatami was silent.” the so-called Guardian Council, which can Iranian bloggers give eloquent voice to a veto legislation and disqualify candidates...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 106–108.
Published: 01 June 2002
... willing to block the operations completely by using its Security Council veto The United States, as the sole superpower, does have enemies that object to its political, military and cultural influence. There is a danger of politically motivated attempts to pros­ ecute U.S. forces trying...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 53–60.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., having a veto on ratification process past the official deadline such delicate issues as taxation, foreign poli­ of November 2006. The transparent hope of cy, or the federal budget. the constitution’s supporters is that enough The EU’s ruling elites long assumed momentum...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 March 2005
... passions. 30 years, and their influence was apparent Still, there is agreement that a political in three decisive elements that made the dif­ peace now prevails, backed by a popular ference between success and failure. The consensus sturdy enough to frustrate a veto first element was strong political...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 1–10.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Greek and Turkish let U.S. aircraft use their bases to re-supply efforts to move beyond the long-standing Israel in the 1973 Yom Kippur War to more hostility, every EU approach to Ankara ran recent rows over sanctions against Iran and the constant risk of a Greek veto. The issue Iraq. The United...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2002
... threatened and threatened unacceptable consequences to veto the entire structure of U.N. peace­ to the parties if they didn’t take it, the basis keeping operations, and did in fact veto the for success seems altogether lacking. continuation of the U.N. mission in Bosnia First, such an American...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 37–47.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... The Lander have very wide powers, includ­ The “Blocked Society” ing veto rights over more than half of all One of the few items of close agreement in federal legislation, and run their own bud­ the election campaign between Gerhard gets, schools, police, industrial...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 9–18.
Published: 01 March 2005
... with the 1999 Kosovo war, which had only the Bush administration approached Britain a NATO mandate, when it became clear that and Italy— whose leaders Tony Blair and Russia would use its veto to block a U.N. Silvio Berlusconi are both staunch Bush al­ mandate for an attack on Serbia.) American lies...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 71–81.
Published: 01 June 2001
... of an international period of seven years it does not accept the criminal court. Thus our emphasis on jurisdiction of the court with respect to war the Security Council, with its reliance on crimes. During that period the state can re­ the veto, and our desire to limit other ave­ assure itself about...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 March 2003
... an aging coquette than a twin of Jupiter: rotund and grave, girdled by many moons, wearied by the quarrels and liaisons of younger gods, yet capable when chal­ lenged of hurling an angry thunderbolt in the form of a veto. Moreover, older Europeans have learned firsthand that the sun eventually sets...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 103–106.
Published: 01 June 2003
... massacres turned rivers scarlet. (The Clinton admin­ 104 WORLD POLICY JOURNAL • SUMMER 2003 istration threatened a veto if the Security Council considered Dallaire’s urgings, a point discreetly omitted when Rice cited Rwanda as an example...