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UN chief calls for global rules against cyber warfare

Tuesday 20 February 2018 | 08:32 CET | News
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for a global regulatory body to be created to reduce the impact of electronic warfare campaigns on civilians, reports Reuters. "Episodes of cyber warfare between states already exist. What is worse is that there is no regulatory scheme for that type of warfare, it is not clear how the Geneva Convention or international humanitarian law applies to it," said Guterres after receiving an honorary degree at the University of Lisbon.

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