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By Antonia Chayes

In 2011, Nasser Al-Awlaki, a terrorist at the US 'kill checklist' in Yemen, was once particular by way of the CIA. per week later, an army strike killed his son. the next yr, the united states Ambassador to Pakistan resigned, undermined via CIA-conducted drone moves of which he had no wisdom or regulate. The calls for of the recent, without borders 'gray zone' clash have solid civilians and armed forces into unaccustomed roles with insufficient felony underpinning. because the division of native land safety defends opposed to cyber threats and civilian contractors paintings in paramilitary roles in a foreign country, the criminal barriers of battle call for to be defined. during this ebook, former lower than Secretary of the Air strength Antonia Chayes examines those new 'gray parts' in counterinsurgency, counter-terrorism and cyber battle. Her cutting edge ideas for function definition and transparency will determine new directions in a speedily evolving military-legal environment.

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