Gaiane Nuridzhanian

About/Bio

Gaiane Nuridzhanian is a PhD student at University College London. She holds an LLM degree from the University of Cambridge with specialisation in international law. She has previously worked as a lawyer for the International Advisory Panel on Ukraine and in the Registry of the European Court of Human Rights. 

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(Non-)Recognition of De Facto Regimes in Case Law of the European Court of Human Rights: Implications for Cases Involving Crimea and Eastern Ukraine

In an increasing number of cases, the European Court of Human Rights (‘ECtHR’, ‘the Court’) has been dealing with the question of the application of the European Convention on Human Rights (‘ECHR’, ‘Convention’) on territories which are outside the control of the state to which they belong. Such lack of control is either because of the occupation by…

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Ukraine vs. Russia in International Courts and Tribunals

In early January 2016, Ukraine affirmed its intention to bring a claim against Russia before the ICJ under the International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism (‘Financing of Terrorism Convention’). Further announcements were made in late January and February 2016 as to both an additional claim in the ICJ under the…

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