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Do Less Harm

Protecting and Compensating Civilians in War
by Sarah Holewinski

The Afghanistan and Iraq wars taught the United States painful lessons about the need to limit harm to civilians and compensate victims for their suffering. Now Washington must turn that ad hoc progress into a permanent policy, followed not only by its military but also by those of its partners as well.

Read the article in full through 2/20/13 here.


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