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News Roundup

June 20, 2012

Lubanga tells ICC judges that he was a peacemaker and not a warlord.

Interview with Jakob Kellenberger, head of the ICRC, in which he confirms a view that the rules of NIAC need to be developed.

Colombia approves a new law which sets out the guidelines for more talks with the FARC and ELN. See commentary from HRW on this Legal Framework for Peace bill.

Interesting piece on Syria showing how courts are operating in rebel held territory.

Upcoming live seminar on engaging with armed groups by Harvard University’s Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research. The seminar will take place on 26th June at 9.30am-11am Boston time (15.30-17.00 Amsterdam time).

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