Video games and law of war

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ICRC and military commanders on the frontlines of evacuation in Libya: ICRC (2011)

The International Committee of the Red Cross has called for video games to punish crimes committed in battle by adhering to real-life international war conventions.

The organisation is concerned that some games create an impression that acts prohibited under international law are standard behavious.

Patrick Maigua reports from Geneva.

Duration: 3’37″

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