Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala discusses Julian Assange's asylum with The New Republic
Kal Raustiala offers his expertise on the possible implications of breaking the international agreement of the Vienna Convention in order to extradite Julian Assange.
Excerpt from The New Republic article by Perry Stein
"Kal Raustiala, professor of law and director of UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations, said breaking the international agreement of the Vienna Convention could have implications that reach beyond London and Assange. 'The inviobility of embassies is grounded in a principle of reciprocity...every state has embassies around the world,' he told me."
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Published: Thursday, August 16, 2012