The Treatment of Prisoners of War: New Legal Developments and the Example of the Nagorno-Karabakh/Artsakh Conflict

The Promise Institute for Human Rights conducts a panel discussion examining the ongoing mistreatment of Prisoners of War (POWs) by Azerbaijan – from legal standards and requirements related to POWs, to identifying failures, and discussing possible international community pressure and intervention.

Panelists:

Gegham Stepanyan, Human Rights Ombudsman of the Republic of Artsakh
Julia Grignon, Associate Professor, Université Laval Faculty of Law
Jess Peake, Assistant Director, the Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA Law
Moderated by: Kate Mackintosh, Executive Director, the Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA Law

Co-sponsored by the Promise Armenian Institute at UCLA, International and Comparative Law Program at UCLA Law, Armenian Bar Association

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