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March 07, 2012

Gabor Rona Speaks on Contemporary Warfare and Humanitarian Organizations

Human Rights First’s International Legal Director Gabor Rona joined Philip Gourevitch of The New Yorker among others in a panel event at the American Red Cross in New York entitled, Can the Geneva Conventions Still Protect Civilians and Non-Combatants in Contemporary Warfare?

Rona discussed how human rights conventions and major relief agencies such as the Red Cross are being challenged by contemporary warfare—including in Syria.

Watch the video.