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Protection of civilians in Armed conflict in Afghanistan

Protection of civilians in Armed conflict in Afghanistan

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Published by Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Kabul .
Written in English


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ContributionsUnited Nations. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
The Physical Object
Pagination26, 12 p. :
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23947164M
LC Control Number2009361427

The Duty to Investigate Civilian Deaths in Armed Conflict: Looking Beyond Criminal Investigations Written by Mark Lattimer Writing in the Times last Friday, General David Petraeus, former commander of US Central Command, added his voice to the familiar refrain that ‘European human rights law’ has given rise to the ‘judicial pursuit of. Targeting Civilians in War, Alexander B. Downes (Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, ), pp., $ cloth.. Killing Civilians: Method, Madness and Morality in War, Hugo Slim (New York: Columbia University Press, ), pp., $ cloth.. On Septem , in his capacity as commander of the NATO International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), U.S. Army General David D.

Afghanistan Annual Report on Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict, i Methodology UNAMA investigates reports of civilian casualties by conducting on-site investigations wherever possible and consulting a broad range of sources and types of information that . Quotation The treaty-based law applicable to internal armed conflicts is relatively recent and is contained in common article 3 of the Geneva Conventions, Additional Protocol II, and article 19 of the Hague Convention on Cultural is unlikely that there is any body of customary international law applicable to internal armed conflict which does not find its root in these treaty. The need to spare civilians in armed conflict has been acknowledged for millennia, and the origins of this norm can be found in early religious r, only in the second-half of the 20th century was the protection of civilians (POC) firmly universalized and codified following the landmark Fourth Geneva Convention Relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War.

1 Febru Engaging Armed Non-State Actors on the Protection of Health Care: Some Promising Steps 0 News Roundup – May 0 J Afghanistan- Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict Mid-Year Report Background: the Fourth Geneva Convention and civilians in war The expectation that civilians in areas of armed conflict will be treated with humanitarian respect and care is based on a key document in international law, The Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of. Report on US Practice, , Chapter , referring to: Field Manual , The Law of Land Warfare, US Department of the Army, 18 July , as modified by Change No. 1, 15 July , § 60; Air Force Pamphlet , International Law – The Conduct of Armed Conflict and Air Operations, US Department of the Air Force, , § ; and The.


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SyntaxTextGen not activatedProtection of pdf in armed conflict Bridging the gap between law and reality 1 This paper focuses on IHL, but other bodies of public international law, most notably international human rights law and refugee law, lay down important additional protections for people caught up in armed conflict.This midyear report on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict in Afghanistan for was prepared by the Human Rights Unit of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) and covers the period 01 January to 30 June File Size: 1MB.

The Rise in Civilian Protection Discourse. The ebook humanitarian community became increasingly concerned with the protection of civilians caught in the midst of armed conflict, particularly from the early s with the end of the Cold by: 6.