New series on urban warfare on ICRC’s blog

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.

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