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On the history of the international protection of refugees

  • Gilbert Jaeger
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01 Sir 1 Simpson, John Hope, The Refugee Problem, Oxford University Press, London, 1939. P. 199.

02 A notable exception is the “Evian Resolution”. See below.

03 3 League of Nations, Treaty Series, Vol. LXXXIX, No. 2005.

04 League of Nations, Treaty Series, Vol. CLIX, No. 3663. Assimilated refugees were Assyrians, Assyro-Chaldeans, Syrians, Kurds and a small number of Turks.

05 League of Nations, Treaty Series, Vol. CLXXI, No. 3952.

06 League of Nations, Treaty Series, Vol. CXCII, No. 4461, p. 59.

07 League of Nations, Treaty Series, Vol. CSCVIII, No. 4634, p. 141.

08 League of Nations, Official Journal, XIXth Year, Nos 8-9, August-September 1938, pp. 676 and 677; C. 244 M. 143.1938 XII, annex. - See Tommie Sjöberg, The Powers and the Persecuted: The Refugee Problem and the Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees (IGCR), 1938-1947, Lund University Press, Lund, 1991.

09 Official Records of the Economic and Social Council, Third Year, sixth session, Suppl. No. 1,1946, pp. 13-14.

10 Resolution 116 (VI) D, of l and 2 March 1948.

11 U N Doc. E/1112, of 1 February 1949, and E/1112/Add.i, of 19 May 1949.

12 ECOSOC Res. 248 (IX), Study of Statelessness, B, of 8 August 1949.

13 UNGA Res. 429 (V), Draft Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, of 14 December 1950.

14 UNGA Res. 319 (IV), Refugees and state less persons, of 3 December 1949.

15 UNGA Res. 428 (V), Statute of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, of 14 December 1950.

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