Tuzmukhamedov, Bakhtiyar R.

Tuzmukhamedov, Bakhtiyar R.

City:
Moscow
Affiliation:
Russian Association of International Law
Position:
Professor of International Law, Honored Lawyer of Russia, Vice-President of the Russian Association of International Law, member of the International Committee against Torture

Bakhtiar Raisovich graduated from MGIMO University of the USSR Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Harvard Law School. 1992-2016 – Responsible employee of the Secretariat of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation. In 2009-2015 – Judge of the first instance of the UN International Tribunal for Rwanda, judge of the Appeals Chamber of the UN International Tribunals for Rwanda and the Former Yugoslavia. In 2016-2018 — Leading researcher at the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia. In 2019-2021 – Judge ad hoc of the ECHR in the case “Ukraine v. Russia». At various times B. R. Tuzmukhamedov was an adviser to the delegations of the USSR/Russia in the UN Special Committee on the Indian Ocean and in the UN Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations, a civil affairs officer in the UN Forces in the former Yugoslavia, a member of the expert group of the UN Institute for Disarmament Research, a member of the expert group on the study of the norms of customary international humanitarian law conducted under the auspices of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) rights, invited as an independent expert by the Group of Governmental Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems, etc. He taught at the Diplomatic Academy of the USSR Ministry of Foreign Affairs/In Russia, Moscow State Linguistic University, The Hague Academy of International Law, the University of Virginia School of Law, has lectured at other universities in Russia and abroad. He is a member of the American and European Societies of International Law, a member of the Council of the International Institute of Humanitarian Law, a co-founder and a member of the Council of the Award “International Law in the XXI century”, is a member of a number of other professional associations. Member of the editorial boards of the Russian Yearbook of International Law and the International Review of the Red Cross. In 1997-2020 he was a member of the editorial Board, deputy editor–in-chief of the Moscow Journal of International Law. He has state awards, awards of departments (the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation) and public organizations. Member of the Advisory Board of the PIR Center since 2001. 10/22 

Publications: 

  • Институты мониторинга соблюдения международного гуманитарного права – Международный правовой курьер. Электронное сетевое издание, 2021, № 2, с. 78-86. 
  • Правовая скорлупа для безъядерной иллюзии. О бесполезности и некоторой пользе Договора о запрещении ядерного оружия – Россия в глобальной политике, 2021, № 2 (март-апрель), с. 120-130. 
  • Constitutional Authority for the Transboundary Deployment of Armed Force – in: The Restatement and Beyond: The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Foreign Relations Law, eds. Paul B. Stephan and Sarah A. Cleveland, OUP, 2020, p. 469-493. 
  • Power Politics, International Law, and Global Security, Ch. 50: The Russian Federation – in: The Oxford Handbook of the International Law of Global Security, eds. Robin Geiß and Nils Melzer, OUP 2021, p. 913-943 DOI. 
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