The Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act (FSIA) was enacted in 1976 and provides the sole basis for obtaining jurisdiction over a foreign state in the federal courts.'
"The Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act And The Human Rights Violations,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 8
, Article 4.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol8/iss2/4