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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- Disputation: Anniken Sørlie May 28, 2018 11:15 AM
- The Legitimacy of the WTO Appellate Body May 30, 2018 12:15 PM
- International Courts in the face of Increasing National Criticism May 31, 2018 6:30 PM
Gregory Gordon, Atrocity Speech Law: Foundation, Fragmentation, Fruition
May 9, 2018 10:48 AM
Book review by Carola Lingaas, published in Human Rights Law Review
“No deal is better than a bad deal"? The fallacy of the WTO fall-back option as a post-Brexit safety net
May 9, 2018 8:23 AM
Article by professor Freya Baetens, published in Common Market Law Review.