Recommendations on International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law in Situations of Armed Conflict: Explanatory Report
73 Pages Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Date Written: February 1, 2011
These recommendations are addressed to the European Union, and particularly in regards to its multifaceted actions in the international plane. The EU is a key player in international relations and a guardian of international peace and security. Yet, the EU is also and potentially a violator of international humanitarian law and international human rights law. This document contains recommendations regarding the positive and negative obligations of the EU in that matter.
Keywords: humanitarian law; European Union; recommendations; rule of law
JEL Classification: K33
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