The weapons that kill civilians--deaths of children and noncombatants in Iraq, 2003-2008.

  title={The weapons that kill civilians--deaths of children and noncombatants in Iraq, 2003-2008.},
  author={Madelyn Hsiao-Rei Hicks and Hamit Dardagan and Gabriela Guerrero Serd{\'a}n and Peter M Bagnall and John A. Sloboda and Michael Spagat},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={360 16},
Dr. Madelyn Hicks and colleagues used the Iraq Body Count database to determine the nature and effects of various weapons on civilians in Iraq. They are now convinced that documenting the particular causes of violent civilian deaths during armed conflict is essential, both to prevent civilian harm and to monitor compliance with international humanitarian law. 
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