Kubo Mačák

About/Bio

Dr Kubo Mačák is an Associate Professor at the University of Exeter (United Kingdom). He holds a DPhil in international law from the University of Oxford. Kubo has been a visiting researcher at the Max Planck Institute in Heidelberg (Germany), the University of Leiden (Netherlands), the University of Haifa (Israel), and Wuhan University (China). He is currently serving as a core expert on the Woomera Manual on the International Law of Military Space Operations project. His research interests span international humanitarian law, international cyber law, and general international law. Kubo is the author of Internationalized Armed Conflicts in International Law (OUP 2018) and the general editor of the Cyber Law Toolkit (CCD COE 2019). 

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The Ituri Conundrum: Qualifying Conflicts between an Occupying Power and an Autonomous Non-State Actor

Last week, Trial Chamber VI of the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued the long-awaited judgment in the Ntaganda case. The judges found the defendant guilty on all 18 counts, including the ICC’s first ever conviction for sexual slavery. Although the Chamber is yet to resolve matters related to sentencing and reparations, the decision marks an important milestone…

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