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INEW writes to states on protecting civilians from explosive weapons
As the conflict in Syria enters its third year, reports on the situation civilians are facing, highlight the devastating impacts of the use of explosive weapons in populated areas and highlight the need to develop stronger international standards to restrict... Read more
Explosive weapons raised as key issue in Security Council debate on protection of civ...
The UN Security Council held a debate on the protection of civilians on 12 February 2013. During the debate 15 states made reference to the problem of explosive weapons in populated areas. Of these, Qatar spoke on behalf of the... Read more
INEW advocacy ahead of Security Council debate on protection of civilians
Explosive weapons in populated areas – the challenge for civilian protection The International Network on Explosive Weapons (INEW) calls on states to use the opportunity provided by the United Nations Security Council Open Debate on Protection of Civilians in June 2012... Read more