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12 November 2015

The Environment: The Silent Victim of Warfare

New article by Steven Freeland focuses on crimes against the environment.

Acts perpetrated during the course of warfare have, through the ages, led to significant environmental destruction. These have included situations in which the natural environment has intentionally been targeted as a “victim”, or has been manipulated to serve as a “weapon”, Steven Freeland writes in the article: Crimes Against the Environment: The Silent Victim of Warfare.