International humanitarian law and non-citizens

David Weissbrodt

in The Human Rights of Non-citizens

Published in print June 2008 | ISBN: 9780199547821
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191720086 | DOI:
 International humanitarian law and non-citizens

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This chapter places non-citizens in the context of international humanitarian law. Topics discussed include the availability of international humanitarian law, protections afforded by the Geneva Conventions, protections provided by Protocols I and II, and protections provided by customary international humanitarian law.

Keywords: human rights law; international law; Geneva Convention; Protocol I; Protocol II

Chapter.  10727 words. 

Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration

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