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Soran Hussen Qadir

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Faculty: Law and International Relations

Department: Law

Address: 798 Zin City, Hawler, Kurdistan Region


Phone Number: 07504720747


Academic title: Lecturer


General Expertise: International Law

Specific Expertise: Statehood, Secession and Self-determination

Research Interests:

- Secession and Self-determination

- Statehood and Declaration of Independence

- Boundary Disputes and Settlements

- International Law and Minority Rights



- 2003 BA in Law Salahaddin University.

- 2008 Master in International Law Salahaddin University.

- 2018 PhD in International Law Bangor University Wales- UK



Publications: (Books, researches)

- The Applicability of the Uti Possidetis Principle in Settling the Deep-rooted Territorial and Boundary Disputes Between Kurdistan and Iraq (EJIL) Forthcoming.

- Scottish Independence: A Dream Shall Never Die (By Alex Salmond) Translated From English. (Mukiryani Press) Forthcoming.



Scientific Activities: (Conference, Workshop, Symposium..)

- The Legal Status of Land-Locked States in International Law and Its Impacts on Kurdistan’s Bid to Declare Independence. Soran University, Faculty of Arts, History Department (2018) Forthcoming.