Is the Lieber Code Humanitarian?

Is the Lieber Code Humanitarian?

Is the Lieber Code Humanitarian?   Some critics maintain that the Lieber Code is not humanitarian. They are surprised and disappointed that Francis Lieber—one of the fathers of the modern law of war and an inspiration for the Hague Conferences—fails to meet their...
Whither Recognition of Belligerency?

Whither Recognition of Belligerency?

Whither Recognition of Belligerency?   Delineating, defining, and dealing with how the law of armed conflict applies to civil wars and other non-international armed conflicts (NIACs) has presented constant legal challenges over the last two decades. Numerous...