Butch Bracknell

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International Law: LOAC

Warnings to Civilians Directly Participating in Hostilities: Legal Imperative or Ethics-based Policy?

American and allied forces efforts in the fight against ISIL have recently focused on disrupting the terrorist group’s primary source of revenue: oil production and transportation. The New York Times reports that ISIL generates approximately $40 million each month in oil exports, and uses those funds to further terror activities at home and abroad.