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Protecting civilians in conflict: the urgency of implementing the Political Declaration on Explosive Weapons in Populated Areas

Protecting civilians in conflict: the urgency of implementing the Political Declaration on Explosive Weapons in Populated Areas

9 mins read Analysis / Back to basics: humanitarian principles in contemporary armed conflict / Generating Respect for IHL / IHL / Influencing Behaviour in Armed Conflict / Urban warfare / Weapons Laura Boillot, Laurent Gisel, Paul Holtom, Frederik Siem, Dina Abou Samra & Juliana Helou van der Berg

The widespread use of heavy explosive weapons has reached alarming levels, exacting a staggering toll ...