The International Committee of the Red cross and the protection of political detainees Article - October 29, 2015

By Jacques Moreillon (Author)


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The ICRC carries out many tasks not based on the Conventions, of these tasks, the most important is the protection of political detainees. The first part of this article contains a brief part, the author makes a few general remarks and summarizes action taken by the ICRC in situations of internal disturbances or tensions between 1958 and 1970.

Published : 1981