Regional commanders and their staffs must be vigilant to ensure that they attack only targets that are legal under the law of war, and only in legal ways. They must be equally vigilant, however, against nongovernmental activists who would so reinterpret the law as to make their tasks much more difficult, even impossible.
Borch, Frederic L.
"Targeting after Kosovo—Has the Law Changed for Strike Planners?,"
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