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What does HC stand for?

HC stands for Hague Convention

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B then came to Northern Ireland, met social services, made contact with A and having failed to secure an agreement for the return of her son to Latvia, went back there in September 2011 and instigated proceedings under Article 12 of the Hague Convention for the return of A to Latvia.
Chief among these is the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction.
Although Pakistan, Thailand and India featured most prominently, there were cases in another 94 countries that are outside the 1980 Hague Convention, said the most obvious warning sign was a relationship breakdown.
At Friday's cabinet meeting, the government agreed to sign the 1980 Hague Convention has been under pressure in recent years from the United States and other countries to accede to the treaty as Japanese courts almost never grant custody to foreign parents, particularly fathers, when international marriages break up.