Laws of war

“As though the drafters of the report believe that any civilian death in war must be illegal.”

Richard Kemp
June 26 2015 12:01AM

A massive new inquiry wanders through bizarre linguistic and moral alleyways.

David Horovitz
June 24 2015 12:01AM

Dabla lawyers carry rifles, and “sit at the cutting edge of the law of armed conflict.”

Willy Stern
June 9 2015 12:01AM

What’s wrong with Breaking the Silence.

May 7 2015 12:01AM

Current military codes are inadequate to Israel’s situations.

Jonathan Tobin
May 6 2015 12:01AM

Good news from a U.S. investigation of IDF targeting practices.

Michael Schmitt and John Merriam
April 29 2015 12:01AM

A Saudi-led coalition killed dozens of civilians while targeting Houthi rebels in Yemen.

April 1 2015 12:01AM

One of many false accusations.

Justus Reid Weiner
March 19 2015 12:01AM

While the most recent Gaza war officially ended after 50 days of fighting, its second phase, which will be fought in courts and UN committees,. . .

Dec. 1 2014 12:01AM

General Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, recently praised Israel’s extraordinary efforts to prevent civilian casualties in Gaza and mentioned that the. . .

David Bernstein
Nov. 12 2014 12:01AM

Israel’s president recently appeared at a ceremony in the village of Kafr Qasim, commemorating the anniversary of the killing of 49 Arab civilians by Israeli. . .

Reuven Rivlin
Oct. 29 2014 12:01AM

Spokesmen for the U.S. State Department did not hesitate to condemn Israel for its alleged lack of “restraint” or “proportionality” during the Gaza war. Now,. . .

Roger Simon
Oct. 15 2014 12:01AM

As Israel has shown repeatedly, a democracy can fight terrorism effectively while adhering to ethical principles. The U.S. will face a similar challenge in its. . .

Alan Dershowitz
Sept. 23 2014 12:01AM

In Operation Protective Edge, the Israeli military acted with self-discipline and respect for human dignity—core values deeply rooted in the Jewish tradition.

Sept. 9 2014 12:01AM