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International law generally discourages countries from preventing people to leave, for example article 13 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: Everyone has the right to leave any country, including his own, and to return to his country. Or article 12 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Everyone shall be free to leave any ...


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In addition to the previous answer, I would like to point out that both the USA and Israel believe that democratic countries that have their own viable court system which is independent from the political system, should preferably not be subject to any International Court. As a ramification of this principle, not the USA and nor Israel have ever submitted ...


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