The Joint Committee TMs Report centres around a crucial issue concerning the use of drones by the UK to target suspected terrorists outside of armed conflict, namely the meaning and application of the right of self defence, and whether such strikes meet the key elements of such a right ” that there is an imminent armed attack necessitating the use of lethal force against a terrorist or terrorists. The Report is clear in its finding that it is the Government TMs policy to be willing to use lethal force, outside of armed conflict , against individuals suspected of planning an imminent terrorist attack against the UK, as a last resort, when there is no other way of preventing the attack TM.This brief op ed explores the Joint Committee TMs interrogation of this policy under both the law governing the use of force by states (the jus ad bellum), and the law applying when a state uses lethal force outside of armed conflict (international human rights law), arguing that self defence is the thread that links both. Although the Report does consider both legal frameworks, and makes some very telling criticisms of the government TMs policy, it does not fully explore the relationship between the two, and so is caught in no man TMs land between them.
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When I hear people now talk about giving up a little of their freedom to be safe from terrorism I think back on those years when our government was given a little freedom to protect us from communism. It terrifies me to think that the government will store this email somewhere and at some time in the future be able to selectively make it sound that I was unamerican and maybe a terrorist sympathizer. One of the sad things about people not learning about history is that we are condemmed to repeat it again and again.
An expenditure that might raise the hackles on any OWS protester is known as Foreign Military Financing (FMF), which is predominantly used to pay for arms transfers. Managing of FMF belongs to the Defense Security Cooperation Agency, a part of the DoD. In 2008, the highest FMF requests were for Iraq, Afghanistan and Israel.