Treaties of International Humanitarian
(Armed Conflict) Law
Armed confilict since the beginning of time has generate humanitarian
issues. Rational and caring people around the globe have devoted
much time and effort in developing international laws against
inhumane activities and specifically during times of armed conflict.
Although violations continue to occur, much has been accomplished.
Many organizations like AHL around the globe, continue to monitor
violations, seek remedies, and encourage participation in preventive
Report of the Special Rapporteur on Sanctions
- Marc Bossuyt
Introduces a six-prong test to determine if a trade embargo and
other economic sanctions violate human rights and humanitarian
law. When sanctions primarily impact a civilian population, they
may be illegal.