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In the Spotlight:
Down But Still a Threat: National Intelligence Council, Intelligence
Community Assessment, August 2003.
: Concerned Citizens Imprisoned - China: ProMED calls on the Chinese
government to immediately and unconditionally release any people imprisoned
for trying to get the news on SARS out. International Society for Infectious
Diseases, 19 June 2003
Law, Communicable Diseases and the Geopolitical Objective of Minimal Interference
with World Trade and Travel: Stephen M. Apatow, Humanitarian Resource
Institute Legal Resource Center, 5 May 2003. This articles focuses on the
importance of current U.S. State Department Warnings.
and International Law: David P. Fidler, American Society for International
Law, April 2003.
Hong Kong Health System at brink of collapse: Stephen M. Apatow,
United Nations Department of Public Information, April 2003. Examining
the topic of noncompliance to International Health Regulations in the context
of globalization, international law, and emerging infectious diseases.
Trends in International Law Concerning Global Infectious Disease Control:
David P. Fidler, CDC Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal, March 2003.
Law and Communicable Diseases: Oblijiofor Aginam, Bulletin of the World
Health Organization 2002, 80 (12).
International Law, and Emerging Infectious Diseases: David P. Fidler,
CDC: Emerging Infectious Diseases Volume 2 * Number 2, April-June 1996.