International humanitarian law : an introduction
17-10-1993 Publication Ref. 2116 Hans-Peter Gasser
After some introductory comments on the history and aim of international humanitarian law, the author discusses the protection of the defenceless in war, restrictions on the conduct of hostilities, the law of non-international armed conflicts, the problem of supervision and repression, and collective responsibility for the implementation of humanitarian law.
- International humanitarian law and the protection of war victims, extract from "International Humanitarian Law" : an introduction", updated by the author in November 1998.