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The Nature of International Humanitarian Law

The Nature of International Humanitarian Law

The Nature of International Humanitarian Law International Law Series Anne Quintin, Head of the Advisory Service on International Humanitarian Law, International Committee of the Red Cross ISBN: 978 1 83910 743 6Publicado: 2020Páginas: 384 This illuminating book explores the nature of international humanitarian law (IHL), so doing by asking whether …

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European Journal of International Law – Volume 31, Issue 2, September 2020

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European Journal of International Law Volume 31, Issue 2, September 2020 ISSN: 0938-5428, EISSN: 1464-3596 @EJILTalk @EJILTalk EJIL:Talk! EJIL:Live! EJIL: The Podcast! The European Journal of International Law is firmly established as one of the world’s leading journals in its field. With its distinctive combination of theoretical and practical approaches …

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The Impact of Emerging Technologies on the Law of Armed Conflict

The Impact of Emerging Technologies on the Law of Armed Conflict

The Impact of Emerging Technologies on the Law of Armed Conflict Edited by MAJ Ronald T.P. Alcala and Eric Talbot Jensen ISBN: 9780190915322 (Hardcover)Publicado: 30 August 2019Páginas: 408 Emerging technologies have always played an important role in armed conflict. From the crossbow to cyber capabilities, technology that could be weaponized …

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Research Handbook on Remote Warfare

Research Handbook on Remote Warfare

Research Handbook on Remote Warfare Research Handbooks in International Law series Edited by Jens David Ohlin, Vice Dean and Professor of Law, Cornell Law School, US ISBN: 9781784716981Publicado: 2019Páginas: 528 eISBN: 9781784716998 Publicado: 2019Páginas: 528 The practice of armed conflict has changed radically in the last decade. With eminent contributors …

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Lost Between Law Enforcement and Active Hostilities: A First Glance at the Israeli Supreme Court Judgment on the Use of Lethal Force During the Gaza Border Demonstrations

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Lost Between Law Enforcement and Active Hostilities: A First Glance at the Israeli Supreme Court Judgment on the Use of Lethal Force During the Gaza Border Demonstrations In response to the ongoing violent clashes between the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) and Palestinian protesters during the so-called ‘March of Return’ along …

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The ICC and Israel: Prosecuting the Punitive Demolition of Palestinian Homes

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The ICC and Israel: Prosecuting the Punitive Demolition of Palestinian Homes by Elvina Pothelet [Elvina Pothelet is a Visiting Researcher at the Harvard Law School and a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Geneva.] Last Friday, a car-ramming attack in the West Bank killed two Israeli soldiers and injured two …

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40th Anniversary of the Additional Protocols of 1977 of the Geneva Conventions of 1949

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40th Anniversary of the Additional Protocols of 1977 of the Geneva Conventions of 1949 On 8 June 1977, at the invitation of Switzerland, plenipotentiaries of more than one hundred States gathered at the “Diplomatic Conference on the Reaffirmation and Development of International Humanitarian Law Applicable in Armed Conflicts” to finalize …

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Ukraine v Russia (Provisional Measures): State ‘Terrorism’ and IHL  

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Ukraine v Russia (Provisional Measures): State ‘Terrorism’ and IHL   On 16 January 2017, Ukraine filed an Application against Russia before the International Court of Justice (‘ICJ’ or ‘the Court’), founding the Court’s jurisdiction (in part) on the compromissory clause (Article 24) of the Terrorism Financing Convention (‘ICSFT’). On the …

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United States’ Missile Strikes in Syria: Should International Law Permit Unilateral Force to Protect Human Rights?

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United States’ Missile Strikes in Syria: Should International Law Permit Unilateral Force to Protect Human Rights? A bounty of recent blog posts have poured over the legality of the Trump administration’s missile strikes against a Syrian airbase in response to President Bashar al-Assad’s use of chemical weapons (see, e.g, here, …

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US Strikes against Syria and the Implications for the Jus ad Bellum

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US Strikes against Syria and the Implications for the Jus ad Bellum The blogosphere is abuzz with reactions to the U.S. strikes against Syria. My guess is that most international lawyers will agree with Marko Milanovic that the strikes were unlawful. Article 2(4) of the Charter prohibits the use of …

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The Evacuation of Eastern Aleppo: Humanitarian Obligation or War Crime?

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The Evacuation of Eastern Aleppo: Humanitarian Obligation or War Crime? On March 1, the UN Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic (“the Commission”) released a report on the horrific events that unfolded in Aleppo last year until it was captured by the Syrian governmental forces. The …

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The Use of ‘Do it Yourself’ Barrel Bombs under International Law

The Use of ‘Do it Yourself’ Barrel Bombs under International Law Among the continuing horrors reported from Syria, it is the use of certain weapons that time and again makes the headlines. While the use of chemical weapons led to an important response from the international community, in recent months …

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