News Roundup 15 February – 21 February

About the author(s):

Andrea Farrés Jiménez is a qualified Spanish lawyer specialized in international humanitarian law, international security and arms control. She graduated from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in 2019 with a master’s in International Law. Her master’s thesis focused on the impact that new technologies and artificial intelligence have on IHL targeting principles. She worked as a legal expert for the Norwegian Refugee Council, the Spanish Permanent Mission in Switzerland and in The Netherlands, and the World Organization Against Torture, among other organizations. She has published on issues related to arms controls, gender, new technologies and the IHL targeting principles.

Violence in South Sudan engulfs country, 10 years after independence ‘children all have guns’

Victims to testify in Swiss war crimes trial of Liberian rebel commander

Probes on extrajudicial killings, ‘important step’ in fighting impunity in Colombia – UN rights office

Yemen: UN rights office calls for de-escalation in Marib Governorate

In Cameroon’s separatist war, children are the biggest losers

Why Ethiopia’s tensions are boiling over in Tigray

Amid a rebel offensive, a push for justice in Central African Republic

Children seen at risk of recruitment in Central African Republic fighting

‘Put Syrians first…finally’, UN rights investigators urge after deadly decade of conflict

 Climate change is fueling recruitment into armed groups

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