Challenges in applying human rights law to armed conflict

31 December 2005 Noam Lubell

The debates over the relationship between International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law, have often focused on the question of whether human rights law continues to apply during armed conflict, and if so, on how these two bodies of law can complement each other.

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Noam Lubell
Reader in Law at the School of Law, University of Essex, UK