International Humanitarian Law

2019, June 11 - 11:52am

   From 10 to 14 June 2019, the Greek Multinational Peace Support Operations Training Centre (MPSOTC), conducted in Kilkis, the International Humanitarian Law Course. 

   The Course was attended by 28 Officers and civilians from 8 Countries (Bangladesh, Czech, Egypt, France Greece, UAE, The United Kingdom and USA. Participants had the opportunity to enhance their understanding of legal, political and practical dimensions of the International Humanitarian Law regarding the protection of civilians and cultural heritage during armed conflicts. 

   Furthermore they improved their awareness on threats, needs and vulnerabilities of civilians and in parallel they were trained to apply strategies and measures in operational and tactical level according to the International Humanitarian Law principles.