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International Humanitarian Law Publications

--- © Christine Gray, The Law of Armed Conflict, Use of Force and Peacekeeping (2003)(E)
--- © Lord Goldsmith, Legal Basis for the Use of Force Against Iraq (24-12-2003)(E)
--- Nobuo Hayashi (ed), National Military Manuals on the Law of Armed Conflict (Second Edition), Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher (2010)
--- © Maria Teresa Dutli and Antoine Bouvier, Protection of Children in Armed Conflict: The Rules of International Law and The Role of the International Committee of the Red Cross
--- © Commission on the Responsibility of the Authors of the War and on Enforcement of Penalties, “Report Presented to the Preliminary Peace Conference, 29 March 1919”, reprinted in American Journal of International Law (1920) vol. 14, nos. 1/2, pp. 95–1
--- Jean S. Pictet, The Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949 Commentary - IV Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War
--- © Thomas H. Lee, The Law of War and the Responsibility to Protect Civilians: A Reinterpretation", Harvard International Law Journal, Volume 55, Number 2 (2014)
--- © Gabriella Blum, "On a Differential Law of War", Harvard International Law Journal, Volume 52, Number 1 (2011)
--- Gro Nystuen, Non-lethal weapons and international humanitarian law, FFI/RAPPORT-2008/01983, Norwegian Defence Research Establishment, Kjeller, 2008.
01.01.1952 © Jean Pictet, "Commentaires des Conventions de Genève du 12 août 1949", Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (1952)
01.01.1958 © Jean Pictet, Commentary to I Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field, ICRC, Geneva, 1958.
01.01.1986 © Yves Sandoz et al, "Commentaire des Protocoles Additionnels du 8 juin 1977 Aux Conventions de Genève du 12 août 1949", Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (1986)
01.01.1986 Yves Sandoz et al., "Commentary on the Additional Protocols of 8 June 1977 to the Geneva Conventinos of 12 August 1949", International Committee of the Red Cross (1986)
30.04.1997 Rupert Ticehurst, The Martens Clause and the Laws of Armed Conflict, International Review of the Red Cross
01.01.2006 Jean-Marie Henckaerts and Louise Doswald-Beck, "Droit International Humanitaire Coutumier", CICR, Volume I, 2006
01.01.2009 Nils Melzer, Guide Interprétatif Sur la Notion de Participation Directe Aux Hostilités en Droit International Humanitaire, Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (2009)
01.03.2009 Sylvain Vité, Typology of Armed Conflicts in International Humanitarian Law: Legal Concepts and Actual Situations, International Review of the Red Cross, vol 91
13.11.2009 Deutscher Bundestag, “Aktueller Begriff Internationale Strafgerichte”
04.05.2010 Michael N. Schmitt, "Military Necessity and Humanity in International Humanitarian Law: Preserving the Delicate Balance", Virginia Journal of International Law
01.01.2013 Julie McBride, The War Crime of Child Soldier Recruitment, Springer, 2013