Marc Schack

About/Bio

Marc Schack is Assistant Professor of International Law at the Royal Danish Defence College. He previously held positions at the Danish Ministry of Justice, Danish Parliament, and the Centre for Military Studies. He received his PhD in law from the University of Copenhagen. Schack’s research focuses on the interplay between strategy and International Law, particularly in the areas of International Humanitarian Law, International Criminal Law and the use of force.

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Did the US Stay “Well Below the Threshold of War” With its June Cyberattack on Iran?

On 20 June 2019, the United States conducted a major cyberattack against Iran in response to Iran’s (alleged) attacks on oil tankers in the Hormuz Strait and the downing of an American surveillance drone. The attack was widely reported at the time, but on 28 August the New York Times published important new details, which…

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