The Hague Convention on Child Abduction allows for claims by parents who have had their child abducted. The Thailand Child Abduction Act is the domestic law that allows for an aggrieved parent to enforce his rights to have his or her child returned to their country of residence.
For more information watch the full video where Chaninat & Leeds discusses the Hague Convention on child abduction in Thailand and it’s implications.
Current issues regarding Thailand family law are important for families that cross borders due to having different residences or due to business travel.
A new act, recently passed by the U.S. Congress has given the US Government the power to block visas. It is thought the premise behind the Act is to block Hamid Aboutalebi, Iran’s newly appointed ambassador to the UN, from entering the United States reports CCTV English.
CCTV reports that the US is defending its decision for reasons of espionage and terrorism.
Iran has announced its decision to sue the US over the new law. The Islamic republic also said it has a number of options to take against Washington’s move.