DMA Dialogues | Summary from roundtable discussion on protection of civilians in urban warfare
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Summary from roundtable discussion on protection of civilians in urban warfare

Summary from roundtable discussion on protection of civilians in urban warfare

Many of today’s conflicts take place in urban areas where military targets are located close to civilians and civilian infrastructure. Explosive weapons, originally designed for open battlefields, are being used in cities and other populated areas. Targeting of civilian persons and objects is in direct violation of International Humanitarian Law (IHL). Use of explosive weapons […]