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28 U.S.C. §§ 1602-1607 Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act of 1976 ("FSIA"), as amended 2008


28 U.S.C. §§ 1602-1607


Foreign states are immune from the jurisdiction of both federal and state courts in the United States, with exceptions. Notable exceptions include the foreign state’s waiving its immunity and actions based on commercial activities.

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