TITLE

KNOCK, KNOCK; WHO'S THERE? ANNOUNCING TARGETED KILLING PROCEDURES AND THE LAW OF ARMED CONFLICT

AUTHOR(S)
Harwood, Major John C.
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Syracuse Journal of International Law & Commerce;Fall2012, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on criticism towards the United States tactics in its war against terrorism in Afghanistan and Pakistan. International law Scholar and human rights Philip Alston has questioned the tactics employed by the U.S. army which involves use of remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) for targeted killing of suspected terrorists. The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has been criticized and international law on human rights is being studied in detail for human rights violations.
ACCESSION #
86059086

 

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