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Human rights implications of autonomous weapon systems in domestic law enforcement: sci-fi reflections on a lo-fi reality

1. Autonomous Weapon Systems (AWS) and human rights: An introduction to the debate Novelists and filmmakers have been speculating on the interaction between human beings and robots for years. Isaac Asimov, in particular, devoted an important part of his bibliography to the issue. He created a world where robots are integrated in our society and...

The ‘reciprocal’ approach in article 7 ARIO: a reply to Pierre d’Argent

1. Introduction The enlightening contributions by Condorelli and d’Argent published in this review both serve to stimulate the debate on the possible ‘dual attribution’ of conduct in peacekeeping operations. The perspectives of the two authors are different, but they both provide some ‘food for thought’ as far as the interpretation of Article 7 of the...