News Roundup – 8 October 2014

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.

What’s so new about the Islamic State’s governance? 

You can’t understand how beleaguered Kobani is until you see these maps. 

Kobani: anger grows as Turkey stops Kurds from aiding militias in Syria. 

Yemen rebel leader calls for mass protests. 

Yemen names new PM, aims to defuse rebel crisis. 

Ban voices ‘outrage’ as second UN peacekeeper killed in Mali this month. 

Martina Johnson’s war crimes trial is a milestone in quest for justice. 


(Visited 7 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: