International humanitarian law/Related Articles
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- War : A state of violent conflict which exists between two or more independent groups, each seeking to impose its will on the other.
- Just war theory : The branch of ethics concerned with the basis for starting, conducting, and terminating wars
- Geneva Conventions : For international law, the principal group of treaties addressing humanitarian aspects of war
- Hague Conventions : The first set of international agreements on the laws and conduct of war, generated by conferences in 1899 and 1907
- Lawfare : The use of international law as a component of national grand strategy, or asymmetrical warfare by national or non-national actors
- Jack Goldsmith : US law professor specializing in international law; former Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legal Counsel in the George W. Bush Administration
- John Yoo : Professor of law at the University of California at Berkeley School of Law since 1993; between 2001 and 2003; deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Counsel, working on separation of powers, presidential authority, intelligence interrogation and extraordinary rendition; Visiting Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute
- International Criminal Court : A permanent tribunal, established by treaty among over 120 nations but not part of the United Nations, for trying individuals for crimes against humanity; a number of major countries do not accept its authority
- International Criminal Court for the former Yugoslavia : Add brief definition or description
- International Criminal Court for Rwanda : Add brief definition or description
- International Military Tribunal (Nuremberg) : Conducted by the four major Allied powers in Europe, this proceeding tried the designated Major War Criminals of Nazi Germany, as well as determining whether certain Nazi organizations were to be considered as criminal conspiracies to which membership was a crime
- International Military Tribunal (Tokyo) : Add brief definition or description
- Nuremberg Military Tribunal : Add brief definition or description