Marko Milanovic

About/Bio

Marko Milanovic is Professor of Public International Law at the University of Reading School of Law. He is co-editor of EJIL: Talk! and a member of the EJIL's Editorial Board.

Recently Published

Some Scenarios of False Speech and Academic Freedom

A few weeks ago, Oxford University Press published a new book edited by Amal Clooney and Lord David Neuberger on Freedom of Speech in International Law. The book, as readers can imagine, covers a lot of ground. Philippa Webb and I were happy to contribute a chapter on the regulation of false speech (‘fake news,’…

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ICJ Delivers Preliminary Objections Judgment in the Ukraine v. Russia Genocide Case, Ukraine Loses on the Most Important Aspects

Today the International Court of Justice delivered its judgment on the preliminary objections raised by Russia on jurisdiction and admissibility in the genocide case that Ukraine had brought against it after the full-scale invasion in February 2022. Bottom line – Ukraine lost pretty badly. Readers will recall that this case is different from all of…

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ICJ Indicates Provisional Measures in South Africa v. Israel

Earlier today the International Court of Justice handed down its order on provisional measures in the genocide case brought by South Africa against Israel regarding Israel’s military operations in Gaza. The outcome was much as expected (I’ll refer readers in that regard to the discussion on the last episode of EJIL: The Podcast). Briefly, the Court…

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