Borderless Wars: A Live Gray Zone Pathgame
A conversation with:
Professor of Practice of International Politics and Law, Fletcher School
Senior Fellow, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security
US Army Senior Fellow, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security
National Security Correspondent
In the vacuum of public’s inability to communicate with authorities, violence ensues uninterrupted. At this point, the panel will enter the scenario. The interdisciplinary panel will look to understand how the United States and Europe will react to these events as they develop.
In her new book, Borderless Wars: Civil-Military Disorder and Legal Uncertainty, Chayes examines the modern military-legal landscape of counterinsurgency, counterterrorism, and cyber warfare – so called "gray zone" conflicts. These conflicts have thrown civilians and military into unaccustomed roles with inadequate legal underpinnings. Chayes provides solutions through role definition and transparency to help guide the United States to answer the question: how do we legally employ these new tools in these new circumstances?
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