The author is grateful to Elizabeth Wilmshurst, Distinguished Fellow, Chatham House, for her assistance in drafting this briefing, and to Chanu Peiris, manager of the International Law Programme, for her support throughout the process.
The analysis in this briefing draws upon an expert meeting held under the Chatham House Rule. Thanks are due to the participants, who gave generously of their time and provided valuable insights. Thanks are also due to the International Humanitarian Law Clinic at Emory University School of Law for its research support.
The views expressed in this briefing are the sole responsibility of the author.
This briefing was made possible by the generous support of the British Red Cross.