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Statement to CCW, 13 Nov 2014

November 13, 2014  Comments are off
Statement to CCW, 13 Nov 2014

Statement by Article 36 to the Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons, United Nations, Geneva, 13 November 2014 Thank you Mr President. Against the very challenging background of ongoing grave civilian harm during armed conflict,... Read more

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Statement by Article 36 to the Meeting of States Parties to the CCW, 14 November 2013

November 14, 2013  Comments are off
Statement by Article 36 to the Meeting of States Parties to the CCW, 14 November 2013

Thank you Mr President We hold this meeting against a background of ongoing conflict where we see high levels of civilian harm from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas. In particular we are seeing harm to civilians from... Read more

The CCW should review Protocol III to better protect civilians from incendiary weapon...

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The CCW should review Protocol III to better protect civilians from incendiary weapons

Article 36 delivered the following statement on incendiary weapons during discussions within the United Nations Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons. The statement supports the call by Human Rights Watch for states to address the inadequacies of Protocol III of the... Read more