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Published: 10 August 2017

464 Pages


ISBN: 9780198808381

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The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law

Katharine Fortin
Foreword by Andrew Clapham

  • Winner of the 2018 ASIL Francis Lieber Prize for Best Book in the Field of International Law and Armed Conflict
  • Offers new insights into the role of human rights law in armed conflict drawing on social science literature on armed conflict
  • Comprehensively sets out the different international legal frameworks that apply during and after armed conflict and synthesises the various approaches to the obligations of armed groups
  • Provides clear recommendations for lawyers working on the accountability of armed groups