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ABC of International Humanitarian Law

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Manual and Guideline
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This glossary explains key terms used in international humanitarian law in easy-to-understand words.

For this purpose, it describes some important technical terms used in the Geneva Conventions of 1949, their Additional Protocols of 1977, and The Hague Conventions of 1899 and 1907. It also focuses on the vocabulary commonly used in the humanitarian context.

Published by the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, the brochure seeks to familiarise people interested in international politics with international humanitarian law.