The right to life in armed conflict

TitleThe right to life in armed conflict
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2018
AuthorsPark, Ian David
Number of Pages239
PublisherOxford University Press
CityOxford, United Kingdom
Abstract

What place does the right to life have in armed conflicts? And does it lock down military objectives? In the first sustained coverage of the area, Ian Park examines conflicts in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, and Syria to explicate how far governments should be entitled to derogations from human rights whilst engaging in combat operations