The Basics of International Humanitarian Law

25 May 2010
The Basics of International Humanitarian Law
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What is international humanitarian law (IHL)? Why is it important? How and who does it protect?

Simple and concise answers to these and other related questions are given in this leaflet, including a brief overview of the ICRC's role as the "guardian" of IHL. An ideal first introduction to IHL.

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