News Roundup – 24-27 June 2015
Human Rights Watch report on Colombian conflict: On Their Watch: Evidence of Senior Army Officers’ Responsibility for False Positive Killings in Colombia
On the World Policy Blog: Reintegrating Boko Haram
UN Libya envoy meets with armed groups in support of political agreement and ‘We are getting closer to a solution,’ says UN Libya envoy, opening latest round of talks on ending crisis
TedX talk by ICRC’s Helen Durham on IHL
Already a couple of weeks old, but still interesting:
Public international law advisor to the Dutch government, prof. Nollkaemper, concludes that use of force (in collective self-defence) against ISIS in Syria would be legal. See here for his report (in Dutch).