Arthur Helton

 

 

Age: 54

 

Summary: attorney and noted expert on humanitarian issues and international law who devoted most of his professional life to the help and protection of refugees, who served as director of peace and conflict studies for the Council on Foreign Relations, and who was in Iraq to assess conditions there.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in a suicide bomb attack

 

Born: January 24, 1949

 

Died: August 19, 2003

 

Location: Baghdad, Iraq