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By Liesbeth Zegveld

ISBN-10: 0511064454

ISBN-13: 9780511064456

ISBN-10: 0521811309

ISBN-13: 9780521811309

Armed competition teams quite often struggle governments, looking overthrow and/or secession. yet who's liable lower than overseas legislations for the acts dedicated via those teams, or for the failure to avoid those acts? Zegveld examines the necessity legally to spot the events concerned whilst armed inner clash arises, and the truth in their call for for rights. even if at present such a lot armed conflicts are inner, they continue to be principally uncharted territory in legislation. This award-winning research may be of curiosity to teachers, postgraduate scholars and pros concerned with armed clash and diplomacy.

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302–3 (16 November 1998) (hereafter, Celebici case). legal restraints on armed opposition groups as such 25 The Trial Chamber did thus not consider the difficulty of separate identification of customary law to be prohibitive for its finding of customary law. At the same time, it failed to indicate how it circumvents this difficulty. The problem of disentanglement raises pertinent questions as to the reality of customary law identified by international bodies. Consider the following example, which provided, according to the Yugoslavia Tribunal, evidence of the customary law status of Common Article 3 and Protocol II: A more recent instance of this tendency [of the formation of customary law for internal armed conflicts] can be found in the stand taken in 1988 by the rebels (the FMLN) in El Salvador, when it became clear that the Government was not ready to apply the Protocol II it had previously ratified.

Rodley, and the Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions, Bacre Waly Ndiaye, 16 January 1995) (hereafter, 1995 Joint Report of the Special Rapporteur on Question of Torture, and the Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions); Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Third Report on the Situation of Human Rights in Colombia, 12 the normative gap This practice, demonstrating that armed opposition groups are bound by Common Article 3 and Protocol II,9 also shows that international bodies have assumed competence to determine the applicability of these norms in specific cases.

9, p. 1338. A/7720, para. 171 (Report of the Secretary General ‘Respect for Human Rights in Armed Conflicts’ 20 November 1969); see also S-S. Junod, Commentary Additional Protocols, see above n. 9, p. 1345. R. Baxter, ‘Jus in Bello Interno: the Present and Future Law’, in J. ), Law and Civil War in the Modern World ( Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 1974), pp. 518, 527–8. Unlike Protocol II, Common Article 3 does not require armed opposition groups to exercise territorial control in order to be bound by the provisions set forth in this article, see below, Chapter 4, Section 1.

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