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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- Transnational Constitutionalism and more legitimate International Courts. Jan. 22, 2020 12:15 PM
- Midway Assessment: States' Obligations Upon Signing a Treaty Granting Jurisdiction to an International Criminal or Human Rights Tribunal Feb. 3, 2020 10:00 AM
- Midway Assessment: Consent to the Jurisdiction and Applicable Law of the WTO and Investor-State Dispute Settlement Mechanisms Feb. 3, 2020 1:00 PM
Delegation of committee reports in the European Parliament
Jan. 16, 2020 4:29 PM
Article by Fang-Yi Chiou, Silje S. L. Hermansen and Bjørn Høyland, published in European Union Politics.
- Enforcing Freedom of Religion or Belief in Cases Involving Attacks against Buildings Dedicated to Religion: The Al Mahdi Case at the International Criminal Court Jan. 16, 2020 10:39 AM