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Coronavirus: Information for our Community and Visitors

3 April 2020

This page, which is regularly updated, details the implications of the current health situation for our community and visitors. Last update: 3 April 2020.

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Two New Non-International Armed Conflicts in Mexico Involving the Sinaloa Drug Cartel

10 March 2020

Further research conducted by the RULAC research team highlighted that the level of organization of the Sinaloa Cartel, as well as the intensity of the armed violence between this cartel and both the Mexican armed forces and the CJNG allow classifying these two situations as non-international armed conflicts.

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Swiss National Science Foundation Professor at the Law Faculty of the University of Geneva and Lecturer at the University of Neuchâtel

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Professor of Public International Law at the Law Faculty, University of Geneva

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President of the Board and Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

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