Responses to the Ten Questions: 3. Is President Obama's Use of Predator Strikes in Afghanistan and Pakistan Consistent with International Law and International Standards?: Legal Evolution for Targeted Killing by Drone

Date

2011

Authors

Murphy, Richard

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Journal ISSN

Volume Title

Publisher

William Mitchell Law Review

Abstract

This article is a response to a question posed by the Journal of the National Security Forum: Is President Obama’s intense drone campaign against the forces of al Qaeda and the Taliban consistent with international law? Professor Murphy answers this question with a thoughtful explanation of the legal evolution of targeted killings using drones.

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Keywords

Drones, Targeted killing, International humanitarian law, Central Intelligence Agency, President Obama

Citation

37 Wm. Mitchell L. Rev. 5062