November 22, 2018

Meeting of High Contracting Parties to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects (CCW)

The Holy See hopes that the flexibility of the CCW can lead to effective improvements of the protection of civilian and combatants through further developments in IHL, fully considering the nature of “modern armed conflicts and the physical, moral and spiritual suffering that accompany them.
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