Geneva Convention - updates

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Calida on Ombudsman probe, Roque on fake news bill, HRW on Duterte | Evening wRap

Feb 13, 2018 - 9:00 PM

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Martial law in Mindanao: DOH hospitals 'fully operational'

May 25, 2017 - 11:05 AM

Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says her department will not discriminate against any sector in the performance of its duty whether the patients be on the government side or otherwise

Why international humanitarian law compliance should be universal

Aug 12, 2016 - 11:05 PM

In celebrating the International Humanitarian Law Day we must be ever mindful of what those laws mean and why they matter in modern society

Duterte to NPA: No landmines or cancel peace talks

Aug 07, 2016 - 11:42 AM

The President emphasizes that the use of landmines is prohibited under the Geneva Convention

END LANDMINE USE. President Rodrigo Duterte tells the New People's Army to stop using landmines in its attack to the military, following the Geneva Convention. Photo from MARO PCO

EU says Turkey must keep border open to Syrian refugees

Feb 06, 2016 - 6:50 PM

The increasing number of refugees is a growing concern for the European Union and also prompts its top leaders to remind Turkey of its commitments

DISPLACED. The European Union reminds Turkey to take in refugees, as the possibility of a greater number of displaced persons looms. Photo by Bulent Kilic/AFP

Russia: Ukraine breaches Geneva Convention on civilian protection

May 31, 2014 - 12:00 AM

Ukraine is accused of killing innocent civilians while at war with pro Russian insurgents

4 soldiers wounded in Isabela

Feb 16, 2013 - 11:55 AM

Wounded soldiers are now in stable condition

Law schools battle it out at humanitarian law debate

Sep 03, 2012 - 1:29 PM

12 law schools will vie for the top spot in the International Humanitarian Law debate

How the military should behave

Aug 13, 2012 - 3:16 PM

How should the Philippine military behave to respect humanitarian law? A new poster by the ICRC shows them what to do