VIHL

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VIHLVancouver Inline Hockey League (British Columbia, Canada)
VIHLVitasoy International Holdings Ltd. (Hong Kong)
VIHLViolation of International Humanitarian Law
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She urged the implementation of the UNSC Resolution 2286 (2016) in order to end the targeting of medical personal facilities and facilities, calling it a "flagrant violation of international humanitarian law." In this context, she warned from the devastating impact of such acts, which exacerbate the suffering of civilians in armed conflict.
She urged the implementation of the UNSC Resolution 2286 (2016) in order to end the targeting of facilities of medical personal, calling it a"flagrant violation of international humanitarian law".
In an e-mailed statement, Julian Paisano, spokesperson of the political department of Coronacion Chiva 'Waling-Waling' Command of the New People's Army (NPA), said troops belonging to the 82nd Infantry Battalion (IB) and 61st IB maintain detachments in populated areas in violation of international humanitarian law and rules of war.
A "war crime" is commonly understood as any serious violation of international humanitarian law, in either an international or noninternational armed conflict.
He demanded sales be suspended until a "proper investigation" into whether UK arms were used in "serious violation of international humanitarian law".
State Minister for Media Affairs and Communications, the government spokesman, Mohammad Al-Momani, said this crime constitutes a flagrant aggression and a serious violation of international humanitarian law and related international conventions, particularly the Fourth Geneva Convention, relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons at the time of war in 1949, and that this heinous crime is part of a series of Israeli crimes against the unarmed Palestinian people.
She considers whether such conduct can be considered a violation of international humanitarian law, human rights law, and/or international criminal law, and what this might mean in terms of the accountability of troop-contributing countries, the United Nations, and individuals.
The GoS has since intensified its military campaign, targeting civilian communities, in violation of international humanitarian law. This has included, in South Kordofan, the bombing of villages, two clinics, the offices of the key local humanitarian organization, and the Mother of Mercy Hospital in Gidel, near Kauda.
The death penalty now is imposed on violation of the rules of warfare (Article 164), violation of international humanitarian law during the armed conflict (Article 165), and international terrorism (Article 253).
Anti-government elements have consistently used these tactics in locations frequented by ordinary citizens and directly targeted civilians -- resulting in a disproportionate number of civilian deaths and injuries -- all of which is in clear violation of international humanitarian law, said the statement.
The International Day against Torture addresses the physical and psychological torture used continuously by the Israeli interrogators, which demands an immediate intervention to pursue Israel and condemn the war crimes it practices against prisoners in serious violation of international humanitarian law. Minister of Detainees and Ex-Detainees society, Issa Qaraqe, called on the United Nations to declare that Israel is not a state above the international humanitarian law, and to withdraw its membership from the UN because it hasn't respected the human rights law and the UN conventions, which were the main reason to for accepting Israel as member state in the UN.
But he warned in the statement that the abduction of humanitarian workers is a violation of international humanitarian law and the perpetrators must be found and prosecuted.
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