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This panel event will discuss the legality of the use of nuclear weapons under different international law regimes almost 20 years from the Advisory Opinion of the International Court of Justice. The event will also celebrate the book launch of:

Nuclear Weapons Under International Law
G. Nystuen, S. Casey-Maslen and A. Golden Bersagel eds (Cambridge University Press, 2014)
ISBN: 9781107042742


Chair: Dr Marco Roscini
Reader in International Law, University of Westminster

Jus ad bellum: Nobuo Hayashi
Researcher, Peace Research Institute, Oslo

Jus in bello: Professor Steven Haines
Professor of Public International Law, University of Greenwich

Conflation of jus ad bellum and jus in bello: Dr Jasmine Moussa
Assistant Professor of Law, American University in Cairo

International criminal law: Professor Charles Garraway
Human Rights Centre, University of Essex

Attendance is free, but please register by emailing Eliza Watt

The panel will be followed by a drinks reception.