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    • Jeff Northridge
    • 28.09.06 | 19:12 (IDT)

    Howdy Boycott; The Fourth Geneva Convention applies to all belligerent parties during a period of armed conflict regardless of whether all, some, one, or none of them are signatories to it. A great deal of the Convention is concerned about separating combatants from "protected persons", but when one side (Hezbollah) embeds itself in the civilian population, then Article 28 applies: "The presence of a protected person may not be used to render certain points or areas immune from military operations."

    from the article: Gal-On asks Peretz to look into use of cluster bombs in Lebanon
    First published 00:00 28.09.06 | Last updated 00:00 28.09.06
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