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18. International Humanitarian Law | Indonesia
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18.1 Protection of Individuals under International Humanitarian Law

International Humanitarian Law (“IHL”) is a set of rules which seek to limit the consequences of armed conflict. IHL does not cover internal tensions, riots, or disturbances such as isolated acts of violence. The law applies only once a conflict has begun, and then equally to all si…

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Triyana, Heribertus Jaka and Reza, Bhatara Ibnu, “18. International Humanitarian Law | Indonesia”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 29 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_2020>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

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