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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- PluriCourts Lunch Seminar with guest researcher Aug. 28, 2019 12:15 PM
- The Legitimate Role for Investment Law and Arbitration in Protecting Human Rights Sep. 4, 2019 9:00 AM
- PluriCourts Lunch Seminar Sep. 4, 2019 12:15 PM