Skip to content

News Roundup – 8 August 2013

August 8, 2013

About the author(s):

Katharine Fortin is an Assistant Professor at Utrecht University where she teaches international humanitarian law and international human rights. Before joining Utrecht University, she worked at the ICTY, ICC and Norton Rose Fulbright. She is the author of The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law (Oxford University Press, 2017) which won the 2018 Lieber Prize. Katharine has written widely about the framework of law that applies to armed groups in non-international armed conflicts and she is one of the editors of the Armed Groups and International Law blog. She has recently started a 3-year NWO-Veni research project called ‘Dangerous Liaisons: civilian agency, armed groups and international law’.

Inside Story: The rise and rise of Al-Qaida.

Why drone attacks in Yemen are like trying to ‘hit a ghost’.

Analysis: Syrian government increases restrictions on medical aid in opposition controlled areas.

Syrian ‘satellite images’ prove human rights violations.

Syrian rebels claims of attack on Assad’s motorcade are unverified.

ICC Prosecutor’s statement in relation to Central African Republic.

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: