Title Interpretive guidance on the notion of direct participation in hostilities under international humanitarian law
Publisher International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Author Nils Melzer, Legal Advoser ICRC
Publication Date May 2009
Topics Civilian character of asylum | Internal armed conflict | International armed conflict | International humanitarian law (IHL) / Geneva Conventions | Protection of civilian persons in time of war
Cite as International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Interpretive guidance on the notion of direct participation in hostilities under international humanitarian law, May 2009, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4a670dec2.html [accessed 28 December 2014]
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