Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2019, Page: 125-131
The Legal Protection of Refugee and International Security
Zhan Jovanovski, Faculty of Contemporary Social Sciences, South East European University, Tetovo, Republic of North Macedonia
Received: May 15, 2019;       Accepted: Jun. 10, 2019;       Published: Jun. 27, 2019
DOI: 10.11648/j.ss.20190803.18      View  122      Downloads  21
Abstract
The term “refugee” in international law is characterized, on the one hand, by the principle of State sovereignty and, on another, by competing humanitarian principles deriving from general international laws and treaties. The study of protection of refugee invites a look not only at States’ obligations regarding admission and treatment after entry, but also at the potential responsibility under the international law of the State, whose conduct or omissions cause an outflow. In general sense the community of nations is responsible for finding solutions and providing international protection to refugee. This special mandate was entrusted to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the agency committed to save and protect human lives, rights and supporting refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people. At the beginning of the 21st century, protecting refugees means maintaining solidarity with the world’s most threatened, while finding answers to the challenges confronting the international system that was created to do just that. The aim of this article is to describe the foundations and the framework of international refugee law, to define refugees and protection of refugees; as well as to provide a brief analysis of the changing migration and asylum dynamics in the region and outline some of the main challenges arising in this context.
Keywords
Legal Protections, Refugee, Freedom of Movement, International Security, Managing Borders
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Zhan Jovanovski, The Legal Protection of Refugee and International Security, Social Sciences. Vol. 8, No. 3, 2019, pp. 125-131. doi: 10.11648/j.ss.20190803.18
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