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What does NIAC stand for?

NIAC stands for Non-International Armed Conflict

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  • Military and Government

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85) A key obstacle is that, unlike international armed conflict, non-international armed conflict requires significant hostilities--an act that would qualify as an attack under IHL does not necessarily suffice.
Supreme Court determined that the conflict with al Qaeda was a global, non-international armed conflict to which Common Article 3 of the Geneva Conventions of 1949 applied because that seemed to be the only part of the Conventions that could apply to nonstate actors.
For the purposes of the principle of distinction in non-international armed conflict, all persons who are not members of State armed forces or organized armed groups of a party to the conflict are civilians and, therefore, entitled to protection against direct attack unless and for such time as they take a direct part in hostilities.