Welcome to Articles of War

Welcome to Articles of War

Welcome to Articles of War Welcome It’s our sincere pleasure to introduce you to Articles of War, the new digital publication of the Lieber Institute for Law & Land Warfare at West Point. In this initial post we’ll share our plans and introduce you to our...
Francis Lieber’s Living Legacy

Francis Lieber’s Living Legacy

Francis Lieber’s Living Legacy It is an honor to pen one of the first posts for the Lieber Institute for Law and Land Warfare’s Articles of War. This forum provides an important venue for practitioners of the law of war to engage with each other—both domestically and...
Targeting Non-State “Mixed Groups”

Targeting Non-State “Mixed Groups”

Targeting Non-State “Mixed Groups”   “Now I want you to remember that no bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. You won it by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country.” General George Patton, May 31, 1944, Addressing the 6th Armored...