The International Criminal Law Series published by the International Courts Association (ICA) aims at the providing of summarised and practical guides on all aspects of International Criminal Law. This volume contains: History. - Definition of war crimes. - Jurisdiction. - Prosecution of war crimes. - War crimes in international armed conflict. - War crimes in non-international armed conflict. - War crimes jurisprudence of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. - War crimes jurisprudence of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.