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7 years ago

Strong resistance to US-led effort to permit cluster bomb use

November 16, 2011  No comments
Strong resistance to US-led effort to permit cluster bomb use

In the opening exchanges of the Fourth Review Conference of the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons, there has been resolute opposition to a US-led effort to push through a new protocol to the Convention that would allow the use of... Read more

Under-Secretary General, John Holmes highlights threat of explosive weapons in popula...

August 3, 2010  No comments
Under-Secretary General, John Holmes highlights threat of explosive weapons in populated areas

Action on Armed Violence welcomed the UN’s recent call for action on the problem of explosive weapon use in populated areas. In his statement to the Security Council debate on the protection of civilians on 7 July 2010, the UN... Read more

Data as the focus of policy

August 3, 2010  No comments
Data as the focus of policy

In June, 2010, Richard Moyes gave a presentation in Geneva on the implications of the Oslo Commitments for thinking about further policy or legal controls in relation to explosive weapons. The emphasis here is on data-gathering, and the obligation of... Read more

NGO conference endorses ban on explosive force in po...

September 25, 2009

UN Secretary-General’s report on protection of civ...

June 22, 2009

Explosive violence – Israel & Gaza

February 5, 2009

‘Suicide’ bombing and exploitation (cont.)

December 16, 2008
Explosive violence in areas of civilian concentratio...
October 31, 2008
Explosive violence in Georgia
September 5, 2008
Compensations and costs as a theme regarding explosi...
July 14, 2008
Young teenage ‘suicide’ bomber, Helmand,...
July 13, 2008
IRAMs in Iraq
July 13, 2008
Bomb attack on police / market, Afghanistan 13 July ...
July 13, 2008
Civilian casualties in Afghanistan – intent an...
July 13, 2008
Civilian casualties in Afghanistan – intent an...
July 12, 2008
Power laws and bombing incidents
July 12, 2008
Two hypotheses
July 12, 2008
Introduction to explosive violence
July 12, 2008