A Less-Lethal Business

The deaths of protestors at the hands of Egypt’s military have focused attention on US shipments of arms, including “less lethal” tear gas. From Cairo. Alix Dunn argues that so far business actions are speaking louder than diplomatic words. Successive speeches by US officials about the “legitimate aspirations of the Egyptian people” have increasingly bent…

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International Markets and Armed Conflict – Part I

‘Conflict Financing’ is a periodic email bulletin from Professor Bruce Broomhall, Department of Law, University of Quebec at Montreal. The list supports those interested in conflict financing, natural resources and armed conflict, and related questions. Professor Broomhall has kindly allowed LoR to excerpt the latest number. This edition of our bulletin looks at current efforts…

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