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Greece is accused of illegally deporting asylum seekers from the Aegean islands by putting them in orange, tented r… https://t.co/HBmuTTBynG
Retweeted by Just SecurityThe Trump administration is shoving aside one nuclear weapons treaty after another. @DarylKimball says such brava… https://t.co/gaZ9ZnNkYkAs the UN #SecurityCouncil debates #ProtectionOfCivilians in armed conflict, with @antonioguterres’ annual report,… https://t.co/pcowjrOY7gThe past 10 days have laid bare the foolishness of Trump's vision of terrorism and what should to be done to protec… https://t.co/SyW598bGH5For a quicker fix on the major trends and issues in the Secretary-General's report, read this piece by… https://t.co/wATqV8bI9p
Retweeted by Just SecurityThe Security Council meets tomorrow to discuss the UN Secretary-General's annual report on the protection of civili… https://t.co/Kvl2Ix8HV9
Retweeted by Just SecurityThe Justice Department is dropping its investigations into stock trades made by three senators in the early stages… https://t.co/o9cyidNvPHKey stories from today's Early Edition #InspectorGeneral #dod #GlennFine #Grassley #Cipollonehttps://t.co/waHjAa6sGC
5/27
2020
On Weds, #Greece's Prime Minister @kmitsotakis will speak at Brookings-UVA Miller Center webinar. I hope he is ask… https://t.co/h7mmy1Ouli
Retweeted by Just SecurityAs the world confronts the monumental challenge of #COVID, @antonioguterres notes that “the need to silence the gun… https://t.co/HmSE0pNRqrTrump must choose between freezing US contributions to the @WHO and following through on his threat of withdrawal.… https://t.co/ImAS6hQYeQPOTUS's defense of allegations that #Pompeo used staff for personal errands contradicts well settled #ethics rules… https://t.co/TTaOph7V0sRichard Grenell, the outgoing acting director of national intelligence, will also give up his post as U.S. ambassad… https://t.co/QCZ0mut2i5Key stories from today's Early Edition #WHO #Hydroxychloroquine #Coronavirus https://t.co/XJ0Q0pIB8f https://t.co/lV0LjztHTx
5/26
2020
Laser weapons are here. Check out our thoughts on the intersection with military reactors https://t.co/vFX90rGGERhttps://t.co/8mxi6QC8ue
Retweeted by Just SecurityActing @USAID Administrator calls on United Nations to remove “sexual and reproductive health” as essential aspects… https://t.co/oeJ1PyZXM4▪️ Covid-19 ▪️ Refugees ▪️ Syria ▪️ Michael Flynn ▪️ Facebook Oversight Board ▪️ Torture in Lebanon and U.S. policy… https://t.co/bCVmxMWyqf
5/23
2020
1. In late March, such strange images started to circulate. During the last six weeks, @NiamhKTabbal and I have bee… https://t.co/GYYkz0vOIX
Retweeted by Just SecurityThe Greek government’s daily public statistics of arrivals contains no record of the group’s arrival on the Greek i… https://t.co/6qPC900HqDOne rescued asylum seeker from #Syria told the authors that, after 2 hours on board the Greek Coast Guard vessel, t… https://t.co/vTbiE8biMbDesperate #migrants from #Iraq, #Syria and elsewhere are being forced back to sea illegally by #Greece in rafts wit… https://t.co/OCTYYOGdlACountries are responding to ISIS returnees in various ways, with #Germany bringing universal jurisdiction prosecuti… https://t.co/PcDpAf6u3vHuman rights bodies are releasing a stream of statements and policy guides on rights and #COVID19 mitigation effort… https://t.co/fbDnJ79cxjThe U.S. will withdraw from a major 35-Nation accord – the Open Skies Treaty – that permits unarmed surveillance fl… https://t.co/BRqQEuMIAgKey stories from today's Early Edition #Flynn #DOJ #TrumpRussia https://t.co/kDsgn8e271 https://t.co/Uq1ZcPurJS
5/22
2020
Did you miss the great discussion “Education Rebound for All During and After COVID-19?” Watch that and other avai… https://t.co/E43VerpqWA. @Facebook has a major footprint in Southeast Asia, including in #Myanmar. Yet the region remains underrepresented… https://t.co/uge08eaxO9<Thread> I'm thankful to United Nations Special Rapporteur @davidakaye for engaging me in this wide-raging conver… https://t.co/VwvXcOrzar
Retweeted by Just Security"In an era of deep fakes and precision-guided disinformation, ready access to unquestioned facts gives America and… https://t.co/gj9jSsv2gA
Retweeted by Just SecurityUS intervention in the trial of Amer Fakhoury, who was charged with murder & torture of prison detainees, has under… https://t.co/HhYJfKY1Ah#COVID testing is not where it needs to be to safely reopen the economy. To tackle this complicated supply chain… https://t.co/Z9YlANJhRVFirst in a series of conversations with #UnitedNations mandate holders on #COVID19, UN Special Rapporteur… https://t.co/rtAvnFmHLWMore than 106,000 new coronavirus cases were reported yesterday — the most in a single day since the outbreak began… https://t.co/bE6qXQqQkSKey stories from today's Early Edition #SupremeCourt #Mueller #MuellerReport https://t.co/bkVbCmXumv https://t.co/q5xHOJYYyh"Oxford Statement on the International Law Protections Against Cyber Operations Targeting the Health Care Sector"… https://t.co/qXdwEVAwm5
5/21
2020
Facebook’s content moderation has largely been based on US free-speech norms. Considering the rhetoric about intern… https://t.co/ggGM5Q0RlJThe US repeatedly supplies aid to questionable partner and proxy forces. The problem is in enforcement of the la… https://t.co/gPkEMllYao#COVID19 and the Shrinking Civic Space in #Nigeria by Victoria Ibezim-Ohaeri https://t.co/7oyIrs0oZt#Turkey's occupation of parts of northern #Syria may have pried open jurisdiction for Syrian victims at the Europea… https://t.co/Epn7VmMxJoThe lawyers of Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn yesterday asked a federal appeals court for a… https://t.co/wVKE1BCuDKKey stories from today's Early Edition #coronavirus #CoronavirusPandemic #WHO #Pentagon #travelbanhttps://t.co/a6heQkY1RU
5/20
2020
Nine Questions (from Sidney Blumenthal!) for the White House Physician on the President’s Use of Hydroxychloroquin… https://t.co/boTnszcW0C
Retweeted by Just SecurityOur senior advisor @misloan2 argues it’s not enough for the judge in the Michael Flynn case to conduct an inquiry i… https://t.co/zQXYdB7h3V
Retweeted by Just SecurityWith #Australia calling for the #WHO to have greater "inspection powers" at the annual meeting of the World Health… https://t.co/7sXwQMzpbC...available videos in our #COVID19Justice series w/ @CLShumanrights, @DukeLaw's human rights clinic &… https://t.co/XnDdRvySiiThanks for joining us today for the discussion of “COVID-19 and the Human Rights of LGBTI People.” Did you miss t… https://t.co/SHAWf1CjImYesterday’s #SCOTUS decision reinstated billions in damages and may have even further impacts. @just_security’s… https://t.co/bowyKF91c1Firing Linick was wrong but let's not convince ourselves now that he was good at being an IG. Yes, he clashed with… https://t.co/cSlJ41LmKS
Retweeted by Just SecurityIn #Nigeria, #COVID19 is replacing "national security" as the pretext the government is using to continue its crack… https://t.co/QICKbd4KjcSidney Blumenthal, “Nine Questions for the White House Physician on the President’s Use of Hydroxychloroquine"… https://t.co/WOV30nWbj6The judge in the Michael Flynn case is looking hard at #DOJ’s motion to dismiss. @Misloan2 argues that’s not enou… https://t.co/nmfIbJyQ5SLast week militants attacked an Afghan hospital, specifically targeting the maternity ward. Mayesha Alam of… https://t.co/3Uzn2Kia6PWith @oonahathaway’s devastating critique of State Dept legal defense of covid-19 asylum ban With renewed attentio… https://t.co/3fS60CLiD2
Retweeted by Just SecurityPresident Trump has threatened to permanently cut off funding to the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) and revoke… https://t.co/BIf5XVLOdTKey stories from today's Early Edition #Linick #InspectorsGeneral #Pompeo https://t.co/U22Tq98KOj https://t.co/s9qauNq6cv
5/19
2020
French authorities arrested one of the most wanted suspects of the #genocide in #Rwanda over the weekend, Félicien… https://t.co/55ANPKSUTuMiss the discussion of “The Deployment of COVID-19 to Undermine Sexual and Reproductive Health?” Watch that and… https://t.co/fGlRC3kw7fWhat does a Nixon-era OLC memo have to do with the request for Trump’s personal financial records? Stephanie Krent… https://t.co/7GWGDvoElHWe're now exactly one week away from the first deadline @CIJ_ICJ gave Myanmar to report on compliance with their or… https://t.co/Lc3Ikg8tme
Retweeted by Just SecurityAs #WHA73 gets underway, @D_P_Fidler of @CFR_org discusses another key element of #coronavirus response: bold leade… https://t.co/7eirbwIsyAJudges only scrutinize joint motions to dismiss charges in rare circumstances. @JessicaARoth1 argues given the ma… https://t.co/SRaL7CIDoZ.@NatSecMulligan warned us: https://t.co/zd8Rz4uVNJ
Retweeted by Just SecurityAn analysis of a new report suggesting that the coronavirus was released from a Wuhan lab going round U.S. military… https://t.co/QIxwMJ6qkHKey stories from today's Early Edition #SteveLinick #Watchdog #InspectorGeneral #oversightpurgehttps://t.co/rkSylZIJwu
5/18
2020
Trump has doubled down on the U.S. arms sales that fuel the war in Yemen, killing thousands of civilians. My co-aut… https://t.co/TPCaAThDt3
Retweeted by Just SecurityCivil society orgs like @MwatanaEn have documented US drones killing or injuring dozens of Yemeni civilians in rece… https://t.co/xaJWpz7CQB
Retweeted by Just SecurityDon’t let corona distract you from the terrible harm Trump is doing on asylum. Great ⁦@just_security⁩ piece based o… https://t.co/xQcmr6mYko
Retweeted by Just Security3. Thanks to these authors of the week! Mark Montgomery Robert Morgus @JPZelmati @Roguski_P @DaniSchulkinhttps://t.co/8lSV332OVx2. Thanks to these authors of the week! @ralfaqih Franziska Bantlin @K_Beckerle @christinebelled Brittany Benowitz… https://t.co/tBnW9D6BQ7Quick guide to our analysis and commentary of the week. Coronavirus, civilian casualties in US wars, Supreme Court… https://t.co/5ghzDwAPid
5/16
2020
Smart, well-informed, precise, plausible scenario by @rgoodlaw. Anticipating Phase Two of the Trumped Up “Obamagate… https://t.co/TxBafy4ka1
Retweeted by Just SecurityThis week, the 4 lawmakers rejected that opinion. Now, a member of the State Department's advisory board on intern… https://t.co/hwnnOzXxn5
Retweeted by Just Security#COVID19 may "never go away" says @WHO Dr. as @UNAIDS + world leaders call for any vaccine to be free and first pos… https://t.co/dNLXTSlCqbNEW "Anticipating Phase Two of the Trumped Up #Obamagate" By @rgoodlaw #disinformation #FlynnExoneratedhttps://t.co/hcLJvSO7sgIn the US military’s last two annual reports on #CivilianCasualties, it said there were none in #Yemen. @ralfaqihhttps://t.co/bJprn3WtOJ"The Trump administration has finally made public its legal justification for its decision to halt asylum processin… https://t.co/eHCLhE7DdvA lawsuit accusing Trump of violating anti-corruption provisions of the Constitution with his ownership of a hotel… https://t.co/jzQlDan52gKey stories from today's Early Edition #RickBright #coronavirus #COVID19 #Burr https://t.co/rwCi2hbogL https://t.co/atY9ZbYpwGOversight and “Undermining” Reflections on the Supreme Court Oral Arguments on Subpoenas for Trump’s Financial Inf… https://t.co/FLiHLT7YUp
5/15
2020
A look at #Germany's record of protecting its citizens’ privacy against intelligence surveillance in advance of a d… https://t.co/7inwKq1unmWe’ve never had an accurate count of #CivilianCasualties and injuries caused by the US military, and the DOD’s late… https://t.co/8yReQMOVTUThe Trump admin has pushed back on calls for #sanctions relief during #COVID19, but the Treasury Dept. has new guid… https://t.co/IEBTUoHf2kFederal law enforcement yesterday seized Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.)’s cellphone after they served a search warrant… https://t.co/98kaQLpTaaKey stories from today's Early Edition #JoeBiden #JamesComey #Flynn #TrumpRussia https://t.co/2Ve6D9rzus https://t.co/h5PrIncKlj
5/14
2020
This @br_farley post @justsecurity is the best thing I’ve seen written on the incoherence of how military commissio… https://t.co/fAkAIqW7bk
Retweeted by Just SecurityThis is a worthy read, caution against framing health pandemics as a national security issue: https://t.co/u0tzD7FjGW
Retweeted by Just Security- my review in @just_security of the new book by @PILPG’s Michael P. Scharf, @MilenaSterio & @PaulWilliamsDC : The… https://t.co/B8ajD88JLd
Retweeted by Just SecurityThe war in #Syria is a horrific example of the complexity of modern conflict. @danstigall50 reviews a new book by… https://t.co/q8lKlnEudkStarting 12:10 ET #covid19justice series: Helen Abadzi @utarlington, @Martinez_Elin @hrw, @gpayanluna @DAIGlobal,… https://t.co/ONq74PuuNNThe "hostilities" question determines the 9/11 Military Commission’s jurisdiction. @br_farley argues the Commissi… https://t.co/IityfXJc3TWe may be facing a novel #coronavirus, but pandemics and epidemics are nothing new. @lizgrant360, Yina Lizeth Garc… https://t.co/qQbZ6TjMJxThe Afghan government yesterday ordered its forces to resume offensive operations against the Taliban and other mil… https://t.co/MbJs3wdY2YKey stories from today's Early Edition #MichaelFlynn #BarackObama #doj #NationalSecurity https://t.co/gcyLdFORdC https://t.co/HTtQpFk3cy
5/13
2020
The new #coronavirus is today’s crisis. A catastrophic #cyber incident could be the next. As Congress begins hear… https://t.co/TsTsVNVsn5Assessing the use of emergency powers around the globe, here is a close look at the UK response: https://t.co/ivywbWjH1q
Retweeted by Just SecurityRather than turning to the laws already in place to handle crises like the pandemic, the British Parliament fast-tr… https://t.co/gaMJOaifxvRather than turning to the laws already in place to handle crises like the pandemic, the British Parliament fast-tr… https://t.co/QUzXaWb8UTAnd, an in-depth look at #Italy, where the ongoing health crisis is triggering consideration of the lack of an arti… https://t.co/cQZB5WzfqRThe EU Should Quarantine its Autocrats by Austin Doehler (@austykarl) Analysis of the #coronavirus responses by… https://t.co/WW2AjGakG9The latest contributions in our Assessing Emergency Powers During #COVID19 series: Coughing into the Crowd: Bolson… https://t.co/4b51eVOHb3
5/12
2020

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