|Statement||Dr. H. McCoubrey.|
|Series||Research papers in law -- No.7, Research papers in law (University of Nottingham, Department of Law -- No.7.|
|Contributions||University of Nottingham. Department of Law.|
Protection of civilians 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. more pragmatic answer suggested by Chapter 2 of this book is that the protection of cultural property in armed conflict is flatly impossible without an equal or greater concern for the protection of civilians. If the civilian population is targeted, the cultural property in its midst sely,astheinhabitantsofRomeandKyotocould. International Law and the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict: Actual Problems and Challenges. The Journal of Arts Management, Law, Cited by: 6 iNTERNATiONAL LEGAL PROTECTiON OF HUMAN RiGHTS iN ARMED CONFLiCT continues to apply in situations of armed conflict. Moreover, nothing in human rights treaties indicates that they would not be applicable in times of armed conflict. As a .
International Law and the Protection of Individuals in Armed Conflict Dr. Akrem jalel Research Unit ''Health, Ethics, Money” Faculty of Law and Political Science of Tunis, Tunisia. Abstract: Nowadays, we mention very frequently, the existence of a rapprochement between human rights and international humanitarian law. Protection of the Environment in International Armed Conflict Yoram Dinstein I. Introduction The importance of the environment is universally acknowledged. As the ICJ proclaimed in , in its Advisory Opinion on the Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons: "the environment is not an abstraction but represents the living. Law enforcement officials shall respect and protect human dignity and maintain and uphold the human rights of all personsxxiii All persons are equal before the law, and are entitled, without discrimination, to equal protection of the lawxxiv In protecting and serving the community, police shall not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of. armed conflicts is by no means relevant only to the current situation in Libya. A. Treaties in Times of Armed Conflict Investment law is in large measure governed by treaties. Therefore, the preliminary question arises if and to what extent the outbreak of armed conflict affects the continued.
definition of international armed conflict. In the Tadic case, the Tribunalstated that "an armed conflict exists whenever there is a resort to armed force betweenStates".5 This definition has been adopted by other international bodies since then. 3) Doctrine The doctrine gives useful comments concerningthe definition of an international armed. The Law of Armed Conflict: An Introduction. This textbook gives an up-to-date and comprehensive analysis of the law of armed conflict or international humanitarian law. The author has traced the history of the laws of war and examined their relations with human rights and refugee laws. This book does not set out to prove a point or to make grand claims. It offers a more basic service, namely to give a thorough and accurate account of a body of international law, outlining the relevant rules, setting them in a form of historical context and providing a guide to their interpretation and application by states, in accordance with orthodox positivist methodology. The Protection of Cultural Property in Armed Conflict Charting in detail the evolution of the international rules on the protection of historic and artistic sites and objects from destruction and plunder in .