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International Humanitarian Law blog

Even in times of war, there are laws.

Which Star Wars character is the actual worst (according to the laws of war)

To celebrate the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi we thought we’d get together with our fellow Star Wars nerds and have a marriage of passions, so to speak.

Destruction of Mosul's Great Mosque holds a heritage lesson for Australia

Cultural icons such as the Sydney Opera House, the Harbour Bridge and Indigenous sacred sites could and should be protected in possible conflicts.

I saw my city die: the human toll of urban warfare

A report released by the ICRC estimates that fifty million people currently bear the brunt of war in cities around the world.

World Humanitarian Day - we are not a target

The sheer numbers are staggering. Those who have died needlessly in wars.

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