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Part III Moving Forward, 12 Developments Needed in the Law

From: The Law of Non-International Armed Conflict

Sandesh Sivakumaran

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 05 March 2021

Combatants — Prisoners of war — Armed conflict, non-international — NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations)
The law of non-international armed conflict has developed considerably since the mid-1990s. The methodology by which the law is created and interpreted has changed over time, and the substantive content of the law as it exists today is vastly different from that which existed previously.1 The mechanisms of implementation and enforcement of the law have also started to change.2 Despite this immense growth of law in a very short space of time, a number of gaps continue to exist in two principal areas, namely the substantive norms and the mechanisms of implementation...
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