Monthly Archives: October 2015

On U.S. Drone Bases in Africa – Lawfare

This post is from Quinta Jurecic (Wesleyan ’15). She was sitting exactly where all of you are just last year at this time.

A primer on the U.S. basis for its drone bases in Africa and the surrounding areas.

Source: On U.S. Drone Bases in Africa – Lawfare

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And another IL story: Ukraine v. Russia at the WTO

There is some “tit-for-tat” behavior going on…

Source: International Economic Law and Policy Blog: More Tit for Tat WTO Disputes

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How Do American Courts (and Scholars) Ascertain Customary International Law? – Lawfare

An interesting read for our class:

Commentators on all sides tend to assume that the customary law courts are applying is in fact CIL. But what if it’s not? Or, put another way, how do we know that it is?

Source: How Do American Courts (and Scholars) Ascertain Customary International Law? – Lawfare

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