Lessons for Legal Advisors from the Brereton Report

Lessons for Legal Advisors from the Brereton Report

Lessons for Legal Advisors from the Brereton Report International humanitarian law practitioners and scholars have justifiably dedicated attention to the recent report of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) Inspector General into allegations of violations of the law of...
The Duty to Investigate War Crimes

The Duty to Investigate War Crimes

The Duty to Investigate War Crimes   On November 19, 2020, a report of the Australian Defence Force’s Inspector-General was released following a four-year investigation into allegations of unlawful killings and mistreatment of non-combatants and persons...
Interpretation in the Updated GCIII Commentary

Interpretation in the Updated GCIII Commentary

Interpretation in the Updated GCIII Commentary The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Updated Commentary to the Third Geneva Convention is a remarkable feat of scholarship worthy of serious academic attention. It leaves almost no interpretive stone...