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Legal Issues Related to Targeted Killings

American Bar Association
Standing Committee on Law and National Security

Legal Issues Related to Targeted Killings
April 22, 2010

Charles J. Dunlap, Jr., Lawfare: A Decisive Element of 21st-Century Conflicts? Joint Force Quarterly, no. 53 (3d Quarter 2009): 34-39.

Dana Priest, U.S. Playing a Key Role in Yemen Attacks, The Washington Post, January 27, 2010.

Harold Hongju Koh, The Obama Administration and International Law, Keynote Speech at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law, March 24, 2010.

Kenneth Anderson, Predators over Pakistan, The Weekly Standard, March 8, 2010.

Louis Beres, The Permissibility of State-Sponsored Assassination During Peace and War, 5 Temple Int’l. & Comp. L.J. 231 (1991).

Nicholas Rostow, International Law and the Use of Force: A Plea for Realism, 34 The Yale Journal of International Law 549 (2009).

Peter Finn & Joby Warrick, Under Panetta, A More Aggressive CIA, The Washington Post, March 21, 2010.

William C. Banks & Peter Raven-Hansen, Targeted Killing and Assassination: The U.S. Legal Framework, 37 U. Rich. L. Rev. 667 (2003).