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Even in a war, there are rules. Find out about how they protect people during conflicts.
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The Geneva Conventions set out how soldiers and civilians should be treated in wartime.
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We chair a forum to improve and strengthen communications between NGOs and the British armed forces.
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This project seeks to collect and analyse the State practice underpinning customary rules of international humanitarian law.
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The next British Red Cross summer school on IHL will be held in Cambridge Sunday 18 – Wednesday 21 September 2016.
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Freezing weather has put people fleeing violence in Iraq at greater risk of deadly illnesses.
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