Accountability of Armed Opposition Groups in International by Liesbeth Zegveld

By Liesbeth Zegveld

who's responsible less than overseas legislation for the acts dedicated via armed competition teams? In cutting-edge international the vast majority of political conflicts contain non-state actors trying to exert political impression (such as overthrowing a central authority or bringing approximately secession). though their impression at the process occasions, notwithstanding, we frequently be aware of little approximately those teams, or even much less approximately how you can deal with their activities legally. during this award-winning scholarship, Liesbeth Zegveld examines the necessity to legally determine the events concerned whilst inner conflicts come up, and the truth in their calls for for rights. Her examine attracts upon overseas humanitarian legislations, human rights legislations and foreign legal legislation to contemplate a basic query: who's answerable for the acts devoted by way of non-state actors, or for the failure to avoid or repress those acts? This research can be of curiosity to teachers, postgraduate scholars and pros concerned with armed clash and overseas relations.

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