'Disproportionate' force and the media: misconstruing the laws of war

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Riley, Stephen P; Klaff, Lesley;
  • Publisher: School of Law, Queen's University of Belfast

It has become common to use the term 'disproportionate' to describe the conduct or impact of Israel's military operations. The media's frequent use of the term betrays at least two types of distortions. First, it confuses criticism of ends (the kinds of military objecti... View more
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