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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- Book Launch: The Research Handbook on International Law and Peace Dec. 9, 2019 4:00 PM
- International Governance Lunch: Power to punish: International Criminal justice and penal humanitarianism Dec. 10, 2019 12:00 PM
- PluriCourts Lunch Seminar Dec. 11, 2019 12:15 PM
Jurisprudencia de Derecho Penal Internacional
Nov. 15, 2019 1:32 PM
Book by Juan Pablo Pérez-León-Acevedo, published by Ara Editores.
Victims and Reparations in International Criminal Justice: African Initiatives
Nov. 15, 2019 10:48 AM
Article by Juan Pablo Pérez-León-Acevedo, published in Nordic Journal of International Law.