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Killing Qassim Soleimani: rule of law or rule of the jungle?

January 5, 2020

International law may not be a major consideration in debates about the US killing of Iranian military commander Qassim Soleimani, yet the legality of the assassination could prove to have long-term consequences for whether the rule of law or the law of the jungle dominates a new world order.