News Roundup – 10 September 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.

Colombia FARC peacetalks show promise despite differences.

Haqqani network is considered most ruthless branch of Afghan insurgency.

Iraqi vice president sentenced to death amid deadly wave of insurgent attacks.

Syrian rebels say they freed 350 prisoners in Aleppo.

Inside a secret Syrian rebel TV channel.

Syria criticises France for supporting the rebels, as fears grow of Islamist infiltration.

Dozens killed in clashes between Sudan army and rebels.

Addressing Great Lakes meeting, Ban Ki-moon renews condemnation of armed groups in DR Congo.

Defense Expert Witness Says Bemba Not Responsible While Prosecution Challenges Report Methodology.

Mali Islamists say killing of preachers declaration of war.

Ethiopia and Ogaden rebels in peacetalks.



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