Ten Years after 9/11

29 June 2011 - Event
Date
29 June 2011

Speaker(s)

Ben Hayes, Sarah Knuckey, Ben Wizner, Wolfgang Nešković, Chris Rogers

Organised by

European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) and Amnesty International

Ben Hayes will moderate

'The expanding zone of combat: Drones and Targeted Killing'

(14:30 – 16:30)

Sarah Knuckey (Director, Project on Extrajudicial Executions, New York University): Targeted killing under international law – the legal complexities and challenges

Ben Wizner (American Civil Liberties Union, New York): The targeted killing policies of the US, due process and the Al-Aulaqi legal challenge

Wolfgang Nešković (former Federal Court judge and current Member of Parliament): The use of drones against German citizens and the opportunities for redress

Chris Rogers (Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict, Pakistan / Open Society Institute, New York): The civilian impact of drone strikes in Afghanistan and Pakistan, strategic litigation and the prospects for accountability

The complete program can be found here.