New types of weapons need new forms of governance


Multilateral disarmament and arms control treaties and national measures deriving from these and from international humanitarian law, such as export controls, criminal sanctions and reviews pursuant to Article 36 of the Additional Protocol to the Geneva Conventions, are poorly adapted to dealing with evolving systems that transcend traditional weapon classifications.

 

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Content Author: 
Richard Lennane

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Humanitarian Law & Policy

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News