Repercussion of the justice Act of anti-terrorism – Jasta Act- on the Arab national security
November 24 2016
This lecture was Held on November 23,2016.Dr. Ibrahim Al-Anani lecturer of international law at the University of Qatar spoke about the provisions of JASTA ACT. Explaining the most important measures arising out of these provisions and the relevant international legal principles. He showed that" JASTA ACT" contradicts the most essential principles and conventions that regulate the international relations, i.e the principle of equality of sovereignty states, and the principle of immunity of all states not to be prosecuted by foreign legal system and their properties not be confiscated. Explaining that any state is responsible for its citizens internally and also responsible of foreigners who reside in its territory, but not responsible of any conduct or behavior of its citizens abroad.
On the Arab level, he said the main goal of the law is that the United State America, exercises pressure on other countries to achieve political ends in the region.