Civilian Casualties And The Modern Battlefield

Tom Landquist Middle East, Military 1 Comment

The United States Central Command (CENTCOM) is currently investigating an airstrike in Iraq, which took place in the hotly contested city of Mosul. The details are still very murky, but preliminary fears are that upwards of 200 civilians were killed. This, along with similar instances in Syria, has brought the issue of civilian casualties into the public eye once again. …