Reflections on the UN Commission of Inquiry Gaza Report, Part III: The Clash Between Human Rights and Law of War Specialists
Tue, Sep 1, 2015, 7:00 AM
In Part I of this series, I looked at the historical narrative the UN Commission on Inquiry chose to adopt with respect to the 2014 Gaza War. In Part II, I turned to the clever way in which the COI targeted its message to prosecutors from the international criminal court. In this final post, I wish to address an issue that is actually unrelated to the Israeli-Palestinian context, but is more wide-reaching: the clash between human rights lawyers and law-of-war specialists....