‘Litigating Drone Attacks’ was the title of a conference hosted by the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) in October 2016 in Berlin. They brought together around 20 experts on armed drones, from affected states such as Yemen and Pakistan, from states conducting lethal operations with armed drones such as the US and the UK as well as from European states which support armed drone strikes in various ways, including Germany, the Netherlands and Italy. They hosted experts on the documentation of drone strikes, victim representation, advocacy, journalism, international law and litigation. This publication includes contributions from several of the experts who took part in the conference.
Author: European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR)