When the United States uses military force, especially under controversial circumstances, it should explain the legal basis for its actions.
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Airstrikes raise serious legal and practical concerns.
The 2017 French Cyberdefense Strategic Review is a landmark document outlining France’s cyber defense strategy as well as the French approach to international law; it is likely the most comprehensive document on France’s use of international law ever published by the government.
In its response to Russia’s attack, the United Kingdom could use international legal institutions to walk the line between the shortcomings of economic and diplomatic sanctions and outright war.
After Prime Minister Theresa May referred to “unlawful use of force” in her speech concerning the poisoning of Sergei Skripal, it is worth clarifying the possible role of NATO and the range of potential British actions.
Perspectives on cyber operations outside of the context of armed conflict and the applicability of international law.
The European Commission has taken new steps to address concerns about judicial independence and the rule of law in Poland.
The reelection of International Court of Justice Judge Dalveer Bhandari may give international regimes a stronger foothold in years to come.