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ITLOS Rejects UK claim to the Chagos Islands

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) has affirmed that The Chagos archipelago is part of Mauritius rather than the UK.

Maritime dispute talks postponed

Talks between Israel and Lebanon, due to take place this week to discuss the ongoing maritime dispute between the two states, have now been postponed according to sources.

Third Annual Milefsky Award Honours the Cameroon-Nigeria Mixed Commission

IBRU, Durham University’s Centre for Borders Research, has awarded its third annual Raymond Milefsky Award to the Cameroon-Nigeria Mixed Commission (CNMC).

Second Annual IBRU Milefsky Award Honours Akihiro Iwashita

IBRU, Durham University’s Centre for Borders Research, has awarded its second annual Raymond Milefsky Award to Professor Akihiro Iwashita. Professor Iwashita is one of Japan’s leading boundary practitioners based at the Slavic-Eurasia Center at Hokkaido University.
Professor Akihiro Iwashita

Border Network for Human Rights receives IBRU’s Milefsky Award

IBRU, Durham University’s Centre for Borders Research, has awarded its first annual Raymond Milefsky Award to the Border Network for Human Rights (BNHR), an El Paso, Texas-based organisation dedicated to fostering human rights along the US-Mexico border.
Border network for Human Rights