ICRC Humanitarian Law & Policy blog has launched a new series of articles and podcasts on urban warfare.
These explore the humanitarian, legal, military and other challenges raised by urban warfare. These include:
- the choice of means and methods of warfare during urban combat
- the practices of non-State armed groups
- the role of law and military lawyers
- siege tactics
- underground warfare
- precautionary measures
- human shields
- lessons learned from recent urban operations
Learn more on urban warfare here.