The right to freedom of religion

Nicolae V. Dură

Abstrakt


The brief analysis of the text of the main International and European juridical instruments, i.e. the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the two International Covenants adopted in 1996, the European Convention on Human Rights, the Charter of Nice (2000) and the two fundamental Treaties of EU revealed that the right to freedom of Religion is a “jus cogens” of the present-day, initially founded both on “jus divinum” and “jus naturale.”


Słowa kluczowe


religious freedom; human dignity; juridical instrument; the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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Bibliografia


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