Yishai Beer

About/Bio

Yishai Beer is a professor of law at Radzyner Law School at the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya, and was recently (Spring, 2019) a visiting professor of law at Columbia Law School. His recent book: Military Professionalism and Humanitarian Law: The Struggle to Reduce the Hazards of War, was published in 2018 by OUP.

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Hospital Targeting: A Remedy is Required, Not Counter-Effective Wishful Thinking

Though Gordon and Perugini deserve praise for casting light on the serious problem of targeting hospitals, their analysis and conclusion suffer from two ills. They misinterpret the law related to the targeting of hospitals, and they turn a blind eye to all the empirical data relating to the unacceptable hazards and damage caused to health care during…

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