News Roundup – 20 August 2012

About the author(s):

Katharine Fortin is an Associate Professor at Utrecht University where she teaches IHL and IHRL. Before joining Utrecht University, she worked at the ICTY, ICC and Norton Rose Fulbright. She is the author of The Accountability of Armed Groups under Human Rights Law (Oxford University Press, 2017) which won the 2018 Lieber Prize. She has written widely about the framework of law that applies to armed groups in non-international armed conflicts and is one of the editors of the Armed Groups and International Law blog.

US plans to beef up rural police forces in Afghanistan. 

NATO strike in Afghanistan kills top Taliban leader.

Most attacks on coalition troops driven by personal grievances. 

Rwandan and Congolese rebel groups ask ICC to investigate Kagame. 

Palestinians step again towards nationhood. 

UN Report on Syrian war crimes unlikely to result in ICC prosecutions. 

Joseph Kony’s sister tells of family’s curse. 



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