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Cyber Operations and International Law Research Guide

A guide to researching cyber operations and international law.

Leading Secondary Sources

Information from International Organizations

United Nations


Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace

The Commission is probably better described as an international NGO, but it will be included here.


European Union Agency for Cybersecurity


Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development


International Committee of the Red Cross

The ICRC is probably better described as an international NGO, but it will be included here.

Specific Fields of International Law and Cyber Operations -- Primary Sources

International Human Rights Law

These are the human rights sources most often cited in connection with cyber operations. There are others. For more information, see the research guides on international human rights from Tarlton Law Library and from Georgetown Law Library.


Diplomatic and Consular Law


Law of the Sea


Air Law


Space Law


International Telecommunications Law


Law of Armed Conflict

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