International law protects fighters and civilians differently. Establishing who has been a victim of a war crime and who has been a lawful casualty of war is not always easy.
Female foreign fighters are framed as delusional, emotionally unstable, and naïve jihadi brides in search of a husband. This narrative can be dangerous, explains Ester Strømmen at PluriCourts.
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- Legal Reading Goup: The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World Feb. 26, 2018 1:00 PM
- Political Science Reading Group with Øyvind Stiansen Feb. 26, 2018 4:00 PM
- Seminar on International Political and Legal Theory Feb. 26, 2018 6:00 PM
Victims’ Status at International and Hybrid Criminal Courts: Victims as Witnesses, Victim Participants/Civil Parties and Reparations Claimants
Feb. 9, 2018 10:21 AM
Juan Pablo Pérez León Acevedo's doctoral thesis speech (lectio) has been published in: (2018) 24 Finnish Yearbook of International Law 371-378.
- Legitimacy and International Courts Feb. 9, 2018 10:12 AM