A publication launch was held on International Humanitarian Law and Preventive Detention by the Conflict Law Centre, Research Society of International Law (RSIL) in collaboration with the ICRC in Islamabad on Wednesday.
Lt. General (Retd.) Nasir Janjua, Advisor to the Prime Minister on National Security served as the Chief Guest on this occasion. Other speakers included Mr. Ahmer Bilal Soofi, President RSIL, and Mr. Reto Stocker, Head of Delegation ICRC, Pakistan. The purpose of the event was to showcase two recent publications by RSIL on the legal aspects of military operations in FATA/PATA as well as the legal framework relating to preventive detention in Pakistan.