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Title: Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations
Alternative Title(s): VCDR
Available From: http://treaties.un.org/doc/Treaties/1964/06/19640624%2002-10%20AM/Ch_III_3p.pdf
http://fletcher.archive.tusm-oit.org/multilaterals/texts/BH408.txt
Conclusion Date: 1961-04-18
Entry Into Force Date: 1964-04-24
Description: The Vienna Convention, based on a draft prepared by the UN International Law Commission, codifies the established practices governing diplomatic relations. The Convention covers establishment of diplomatic relations and missions, use of flag and emblem, appointment of staff, privileges and immunities, inviolability of premises, persona non grata, and termination of diplomatic function among many other subjects. The almost universal acceptance of this instrument reflects the importance of its subject matter to the international community.
Legal Citation: 500 UNTS 95; 23 UST 3227; 55 AJIL 1064 (1961)
Amended By: Optional Protocol to the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, concerning Acquisition of Nationality
Optional Protocol to the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, concerning the Compulsory Settlement of Disputes
EISIL Categories: Home > States & Groups of States > The State & Its Organs > Diplomatic Agents and Missions
Home > International Dispute Settlement > Diplomatic Resolution of Disputes
Home > General International Law > Basic Sources
Keywords: consular law
diplomacy
diplomatic relations
Language(s): English
Document Creator: United Nations Conference on Diplomatic Intercourse and Immunities
Site Administrator: UN International Law Commission


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