Thursday, October 9, 2014

New Volume: Israel Yearbook on Human Rights

The latest volume of the Israel Yearbook on Human Rights (Vol. 44, 2014) is out. Contents include:
  • Air and Missile Warfare
    • Kenneth Watkin, Targeting in Air Warfare
    • Marco Sassòli & Anne Quintin, Active and Passive Precautions in Air and Missile Warfare
    • Charles H.B. Garraway, The Protection of Civilians and Civilian Objects from the Effects of Air and Missile Warfare: Are there any Differences Between the Immediate Battlefield and the Extended Battlefield?
    • Peter Hostettler, Reflections on the Law of Neutrality in Current Air and Missile Warfare
    • Michel Bourbonnière & Ricky J. Lee, Jus ad Bellum and Jus in Bello Considerations on the Targeting of Satellites: the Targeting of Post-Modern Military Space Assets
  • International Humanitarian Law
    • Asa Kasher, Combatants’ Life and Human Dignity
    • Robert Cryer, The Role of International Criminal Prosecutions in Increasing Compliance with International Humanitarian Law
    • Yoram Dinstein, Issues Relating to the Use of Civilian “Human Shields”
  • Discrimination
    • Iddo Porat, Between Intentional Discrimination and Discriminatory Side Effects