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Reference : V-F-CR-F-03634-A
Date : 03/2023
Title :
Duration : 00:04:08
Editor : STEVANOVIC, Ugljesa
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Production company : ICRC
ICRC producer :
EBELE, Juliette Maria; STEWART, Ruben; SANG, Chris; ROUFFAER, Christian
Editor : STEVANOVIC, Ugljesa
Description : Fighting in urban areas takes place where there are many civilians and civilian objects, causing significant suffering to civilians.
This fighter's video guide to urban warfare explore how to avoid harming civilians when fighting in cities. Harming civilians is punishable and condemned worldwide. Reducing or even preventing civilian harm is particularly challenging when fighting in densely populated areas, but it is a legal obligation under the rules of war. It is also the right thing to do from an ethical, moral or even religious perspective.
This video guide explore, through virtual reality animation, the real-world examples, strategies, and tactics that commanders and fighters of armed groups and all fighters can use to minimize civilian casualties in urban warfare and protect the lives of innocent people caught in the crossfire.
Other language : International soundtrack
French title : Protéger les civils : guide du combattant pour la guerre urbaine
English title : Protecting civilians : a fighter’s guide to urban warfare
Spanish title : Protección de civiles :guía del combatiente para la guerra urbana
Colour/B&W : colour
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Aspect ratio : 16/9
Original material/format : H264
Best material/format available : ProRes 422