Yuval Shany

Yuval Shany is an Israel academic.wikipedia
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United Nations Human Rights Committee

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An expert on humanitarian law and human rights, in 2018 Shany was elected Chair of the United Nations Human Rights Committee, a committee of scholars who review compliance of member states with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.

Israel Democracy Institute

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As of 2018, he is deputy president of the Israel Democracy Institute.
In 2018, Yuval Shany was Vice President for research.

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

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An expert on humanitarian law and human rights, in 2018 Shany was elected Chair of the United Nations Human Rights Committee, a committee of scholars who review compliance of member states with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.

New York University

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Shany holds an LLB from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1995), an LLM in International Legal Studies from New York University (1997), and a PhD in International Law from the SOAS, University of London (2001).

SOAS University of London

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Shany holds an LLB from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1995), an LLM in International Legal Studies from New York University (1997), and a PhD in International Law from the SOAS, University of London (2001).

Israel Law Review

The Israel Law Review
Currently, it is edited by Yuval Shany and Malcolm Shaw.

Gaza Strip

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Yuval Shany also argues that Israel is probably not an occupying power in Gaza under international law, writing that "it is difficult to continue and regard Israel as the occupying power in Gaza under the traditional law of occupation," but that some legal theories might downplay the significance of the lack of an Israeli presence on the ground, and that Israel still continues to exercise some control over Gaza in parallel with the Palestinian Authority.

Proposed Israeli annexation of the West Bank

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According to Yuval Shany, an Israeli annexation would likely be opposed internationally because the plan would violate multiple principles.