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International Law is Divided in Private and Public Law

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The term ‘International law’ first used by Jeremy Bentham in his Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation, later Hugo Grotius who is a one of the prominent intellectual figure in Europe lead to concept of the modern framework for international law. International law divided into two parts as private international law and public international; however, general usage of the international law refers to public international law. Through my Fulbright independent research project, I hope to deepen and strengthen knowledge on International law especially on international humaniterian law (IHL) which is also known as law of war. Today, according the United Nations, International law defines as ‘the legal responsibilities of States in their conduct with each other, and their treatment of individuals within State boundaries.’ In addition to, The range of subjects and actors directly concerned with international law has widened considerably, the realm of ınternational law encompasses various fields such as human rights, international crime, refugees, migration, problems of nationality, the treatment of prisoners, the use of force, and the law of war environvent, trade and economic issues, air and space law. In September 2011, Greece has re-started to controversial drilling for offshore petroleum and gas reserves in Eastern Mediterranean and as expected Turkey warned Greece that Greece is not allowed any exploration activities in that era. Then, very soon after that
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