ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Changing Law in a Changing World-Case of Mid-Ocean Archipelagos

India's joint working paper submitted at the Caracas session of the Third UN Conference on the Law of the Seas (UNCLOS-III) sought to coven among other things, the claims of coastal and mid-ocean archipelagos as well as the claims of the archipelagian states. In fact, India's interest in international recognition of the Andaman- Nicobar and Lakshadweep islands as archipelagos was stated explicitly at Caracas. UNCLOS-III, however, stopped short of bestowing legal blessings on the claims of the archipelagian states.

Superpower Co-operation and Transit Passage through Straits

Passage through Straits Shekhar Ghosh When their interests converge, the United States and the Soviet Union have not hesitated to act in unison, even against the sentiments of their respective alliance partners, in order to devise instruments intended to protect their common interests.

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