Valsts teritorijas iegūšana un zaudēšana starptautiskajās tiesībās

Translated title of the contribution: Gain and Loss of State Territory under the International Law

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Autors rakstā aplūko valsts teritorijas iegūšanas un zaudēšanas veidus starptautiskajās tiesībās. Šis jautājums ir kļuvis īpaši aktuāls pēc pēdējiem notikumiem Krimā, kad Krievijas Federācija okupēja šo pussalu un vēlāk to anektēja. The author gives overview of the legal and illegal methods how to acquire and to lose state territory. It is recognised that seizure of the Crimea by military force was illegal during the spring of 2014. The Russian Federation had the rights to manage Kaliningrad till 1995; but as the international community has not expressed any objections concerning Kaliningrad, we could presume that the Russia Federation will own this territory in the future by prescription.
Translated title of the contributionGain and Loss of State Territory under the International Law
Original languageLatvian
Pages (from-to)22-26
Number of pages5
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2015


  • territory of the state
  • effective occupation
  • illegal seizure of the territory
  • cession of the territory

Field of Science*

  • 5.5 Law

Publication Type*

  • 1.2. Scientific article included in INT1 or INT2 category journal of ERIH database


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