The crime of rape has been prevalent in all contexts, whether committed during armed conflict or in peacetime, and has largely been characterised by a culture of impunity. International law, through its branches of international human rights law, international humanitarian law and international criminal law, has increasingly condemned such violence and is progressively obliging states to prevent rape, whether committed by a state agent or a private actor.... perpetrator is present on the territory.2280 France has universal jurisdiction over torture and requires the presence of ... alt;www.haguejusticeportal.net/Docs/ NLP/Germany/Jorgic_Urteil_26-9-1997.pdfagt;, visited on 10 November 2010. 2280 anbsp;...
|Title||:||Defining Rape: Emerging Obligations for States Under International Law?|
|Publisher||:||Martinus Nijhoff Publishers - 2011-10-28|