TITLE

Twenty-First Century Embedded Journalists: Lawful Targets?

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Douglas W.
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Army Lawyer;Jul2009, Issue 434, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of embedded journalism in international armed conflicts and its impact on U.S. military combat operations. It examines the susceptibility of embedded journalists as lawful targets of insurgents. It notes the responsibility of the U.S. military on the safety of embedded journalists. Furthermore, it also explores the engagement of embedded journalists on their professional mission when entangles in the middle of the battlefield.
ACCESSION #
44254771

 

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