Is the recent sanctions-based seizure of a Russian cargo ship beyond French waters consistent with the high seas freedoms and exclusive flag state jurisdiction reflected in the law of the sea?
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During armed conflict, can neutral states seize belligerent merchant vessels on the high seas and retain their neutral status?
Following an increase in foreign interference and hostile information operations—both at home and abroad—the French government is preparing to fight back.
The trial is a huge event worth paying attention to.
France doesn’t publicly attribute cyberattacks to state actors as it is commonly known, but it names the perpetrators and, in doing so, exploits every ambiguity associated with the term “attribution.”
Nicolas Sarkozy gets convicted of corruption and influence peddling. What did he actually get charged for? What’s the significance of the news?
Nicolas Sarkozy faces a new charge in connection with alleged campaign contributions from the Gadhafi’s.
France’s constitutional court struck down the main components of a new online hate speech law. What was in the original bill, and what’s left after the ruling?
A proposal to try foreign fighters in Syrian Democratic Forces courts has been abandoned indefinitely. What now?
The French foreign minister has made a trip to Iraq to attempt to make a deal to try foreign fighters in the country. The plan faces diplomatic obstacles abroad and opposition at home.