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s.III Treaty Application, 14 Treaty Amendments

Jutta Brunnée

From: The Oxford Guide to Treaties (1st Edition)

Edited By: Duncan B. Hollis

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Treaties, amendments and modification — Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties — Universal international organizations
Modern treaties, in the majority of cases, are not one-off transactions in which parties exchange commitments or advantages. In particular, multilateral treaties are typically designed to govern relations between States on a given issue for the longer term, often indefinitely. This open-endedness is a feature not only of treaties that establish international institutions, but also those that establish regimes to govern an ever-growing range of issues, such as human rights, international trade, arms control, maritime or air transport, or environmental protection....
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