Rob McLaughlin


Rob McLaughlin is an Associate Professor in the Australian National University College of Law, and Co-director of the Centre for Military and Security Law. Prior to that, he spent a long career in the Royal Australian Navy as a Seaman officer and a Legal officer, and a period as Head of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime’s Maritime Crime Program.

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State Responsibility for Third Country Deployed / Embedded Military Personnel Engaged in Armed Conflict

Editor's Notes: This post was written before the announcements earlier this week that the UK had conducted a drone strike against members of Islamic State in Syria in August, and, that the Australian government plans to conduct airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria. Recent reports indicate that both the UK and…

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