Problem

Abuse of immunity of heads of state

Other Names:
Abuse of immunity of national rulers
Abuse of immunity of sovereigns
Incidence:
In 1993 the ruler of Abu Dhabi pleaded head-of-state immunity to avoid legal proceedings in relation to the collapse of an international bank in which he was a major shareholder.
Broader Problems:
Abuse of state immunity
Related Problems:
Abusive national leadership
Values:
Immunity
Abuse
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET