This module is a resource for lecturers
Dinstein, Yoram (2010).
The Conduct of Hostilities under the Law of International Armed Conflict, 2nd ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Lieblich, Eliav (2014). "Beyond Life and Limb: Exploring Incidental Mental Health under International Humanitarian Law." In Derek Jinks, Jackson N. Maogoto and Solon Solomon eds.
Applying International Humanitarian Law in Judicial and Quasi-Judicial Bodies. The Hague: Asser Press. Goldman, Robert K. (2013). "Extraterritorial Application of the Human Rights to Life and Personal Liberty, including
Habeas Corpus, during situations of armed conflict." In Robert Kolb and Gloria Gaggioli, eds.
Research Handbook on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law.Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. Milanovic, Marko (2010). "Norm Conflicts, International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law." In Orna Ben-Naftali, ed.
Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law, Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law, Vol. XIX/1.Oxford: Oxford University Press. Miyazaki, Shigeki (1984). "The Martens Law and International Humanitarian Law." In Christophe Swinarski ed.
Studies and Essays on International Humanitarian Law and Red Cross Principles in Honour of Jean Pictet. The Netherlands: Springer.
Cases / judicial opinions
African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights (ACommHPR)
, October 1995, ACommHPR Communication No. 74/92. Commission Nationale des Droits de l'Homme et des Libertés v Chad
, Decision of October 1996, Communications Nos. 27/89, 46/91, 49/91 and 99/93. Organisation Mondiale Contre La Torture, Association Internationale des Juristes Démocrates, Commission Internationale des Juristes (C.I.J), and Union Interafricaine des Droits de l'Homme v Rwanda
Amnesty International, Comité Loosli Bachelard, Lawyers' Committee for Human Rights, Association of Members of the Episcopal Conference of East Africa v. Sudan , Decision of November 1999, Communications Nos.48/90, 50/91, 52/91 and 89/93.
, Decision of May 2001, Communication No. 204/97. Oedraogo v Burkina Faso
, Judgment of 17 June 2017
Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa Others v. Democratic Republic of Congo , Communication 393/10.
African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights
European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR)
. Turkey (Application Nos. 6780/74 & 6950/75), Judgment of 26 May 1975.
(App. No. 18984/91), 27 September 1995, Series A, No. 324. McCann and Others v. United Kingdom
Hugh Jordan v. UK (Application no. 24746/94), Judgment (Third Section) 4 August 2001.
Banković and Others v. Belgium and Others
(App no. 52207/99), Judgment (Grand Chamber) 12 December 2001, 2001-XII.
Öcalan v. Turkey (Application No. 46221/99), Judgement of 12 March 2003.
Issa and Others v. Turkey (Application No. 31821/96), Judgement of 16 November 2004.
Ağdaş v. Turkey (A
pplication No. 34592/97), Judgment of 27 July 2004.
, Judgment (application no. 46221/99), Judgment (Grand Chamber) 12 May 2005, ECHR 2005-IV. Öcalan v. Turkey
Wasilewska and Kalucka v.
Poland (Application nos. 28975 and 33406/04), Judgment (Fourth Section) 23 February 2010.
Al Skeini and Others v. United Kingdom (Application No. 55721/07), Judgement of 7 July 2011.
Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACommHR)
Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACtHR)
Roach v. United States (Case 9617), 1987, Report No. 3/87.
, Judgment of 29 July 1988, Series C, No. 4. Velásquez Rodríguez v. Honduras
Las Palmeras v. Colombia (Case 11.237), Judgement of 20 February 1998, Report No 10/98.
Constantine and Benjamin et al. v. Trinidad and Tobago (Merits, Reparations and Costs), Judgment of 21 June 2002, Series C, No. 94.
, Judgment of 25 November 2003, Series C, No. 101. Myrna Mack-Chang v. Guatemala
Case of the Yakye Axa Indigenous Community v. Paraguay (Merits, reparations and costs), 17 June 2005, Series C, no. 125.
(Merits, Reparations, and Costs, Judgment), Judgment of 15 September 2005, Series C, No. 133. Raxcaco Reyes v. Guatemala
Sawhoyamaxa Indigenous Community v. Paraguay, Sawhoyamaxa Indigenous Community of the Enxet-Lengua people v. Paraguay (Merits, reparations and costs), 29 March 2006, Series C, No. 146.
González et al. ("Cotton Field") v. Mexico (Preliminary Objection, Merits, Reparations, and Costs), Judgment of 16 November 2009, Series C, No. 205.
Barrios Family v. Venezuela (Merits, Reparations, and Costs), Judgment of 24 November 2011, Series C, No. 237.
Artavia Murillo et al. (In-vitro Fertilisation) v. Costa Rica (Preliminary Objections, Merits, Reparations, and Costs), Judgment of 28 November 2012, No. 257.
Osorio v Rivera and Family Members v.
Peru (Preliminary objections, merits, reparations and costs), Judgment of 26 November 2013, Series C, No. 274.
International Court of Justice (ICJ)
Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons , Advisory Opinion, I.C.J. Reports 1996.
, Merits, Judgment of 27 June 1986, I.C.J Reports. Military and Paramilitary Activities in and against Nicaragua (Nicaragua v. United States of America)
Legal Consequences of the Construction of a Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory
(The Wall Opinion) , Advisory Opinion, I.C.J. Reports 2004.
Armed Activities on the Territories of the Congo (Democratic Republic of Congo v. Uganda)
, Judgment of 19 December 2005, I.C.J. Reports 2005, p. 168
United States Supreme Court
Conventions and protocols
. Bogotá, 1948. American Declaration of the Rights and Duties of Man
. Paris, 9 December 1948, Treaty Series, vol. 78, p. 277. Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide
. Treaty Series, vol. 75, p. 31, p. 85, p. 135 and p. 287, 12 August 1949. The Geneva Conventions
. Adopted on 4 November 1950, entered into force 3 September 1953. European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms
. New York, 16 December 1966, Treaty Series, vol. 999, p. 171. International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
. New York, 16 December 1966, Treaty Series, vol. 993, p. 167. International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts (Protocol I) . Treaty Series, vol. 1125, no. 17512,8 June 1977.
. Treaty Series, vol. 1125, no. 17513, 8 June 1977. Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Protection of Victims of Non-International Armed Conflicts (Protocol II)
. Adopted 22 November 1969, entered into force 18 July 1978) American Convention on Human Rights
. New York, 20 November 1989, Treaty Series, vol. 1577, p. 3. Convention on the Rights of the Child
. New York, 18 December 1990, Treaty Series, vol. 2220, p. 3. International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families
. Adopted 15 September 1994. Arab Charter on Human Rights
Inter-American Convention on the Forced Disappearance of Persons . Adopted 9 June 1994, entered into force 28 March 1996.
. OAS, Treaty Series, no. 73. Protocol to the American Convention on Human Rights to Abolish the Death Penalty 1999
. 3 May 2002.
Protocol 13 to the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms on the Abolition of the Death Penalty in All Circumstances European Treaty Series, no. 187.
. New York, 20 December 2006, Treaty Series, vo. 2716, p. 3. International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance
United Arab Emirates
Journal / online articles
Acheson, Ray, Richard Moyes, and Thomas Nash (2014).
. New York: Reaching Critical, London: Article 36. Sex and Drone Strikes: Gender and Identity in Targeting and Casualty Analysis Beasley, David (2017). "
U.N. Food Program Is The First Line Against Terrorism, Beasley Says."
National Public Radio, July 24. Bellinger, John B. III (2007). "
Legal Issues in the War on Terrorism - A Reply to Silja N. U. Vöneky."
German Law Journal, vol. 8, no. 9, pp. 871-878. Harkov, Lahav (2018). "
Terrorist Death Penalty Bill passes early Knesset Vote."
Jerusalem Post, 3 January. Koh, Harold Hongju (2010). "
The Obama Administration and International Law."
American Society of International Law, vol. 104, pp. 207-221. Lubel, Noam (2005). "
Challenges in Applying Human Rights Law to Armed Conflict."
International Review of the Red Cross, vol. 87, no. 860. Sadek, George (2014). "
United Arab Emirates: Anti-Terrorism Law Approved."
Library of Congress, 27 August. Wallace, Stuart and Conall Mallory (2016). "
Applying the European Convention on Human Rights to the Conflict in Ukraine."
University of Cambridge Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Paper No. 48/2016. World Food Programme. "
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Reports and commentaries
United Nations materials
United Nations, Commission on Human Rights (1995).
. E/CN.4/1995/116. Declaration of Minimum Humanitarian Standards, Report of the Sub-Commission on Prevention of Discrimination and Protection of Minorities on its Forty-Sixth Session, Commission on Human Rights, 51st Session, Provisional Agenda Item 19 United Nations, Economic and Social Council (1983).
. 31 January. E/CN.4/1983/16. Report by the Special Rapporteur, Mr. S. Amos Vako: Summary of Arbitrary Executions United Nations, Economic and Social Council, Commission on Human Rights (2005).
. 27 December. E/CN.4/2006/56. Civil and Political Rights, Including the Question of: Disappearances and Summary Executions - Report of the Working Group on Enforced Disappearances United Nations, Economic and Social Council, Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (2009).
. 2 July. E/C.12/GC/20 General Comment No. 20: Non-discrimination in economic, social and cultural rights (art. 2, para. 2, of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights)
United Nations, General Assembly
United Nations, General Assembly, Human Rights Council
United Nations, Human Rights Committee
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