Disability Rights

War & Disability: Combatants, Civilians, and Targeted Persons with Disabilities in the War in Ukraine

April 18, 2022

The war in Ukraine presents three issues salient to the disability community: Reports of the Russian military targeting facilities where disabled people may reside or receive care; The question of care for disabled communities and persons seeking refuge; and How the law of war regards combatants with disabilities — that is, combatants who are disabled…

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