No Man’s Land: The Korean Demilitarized Zone

I’m about to get technical for a second, so listen up and try not to fall asleep. When two military powers (usually countries) can’t work their problems out, a demilitarized zone (DMZ) may be created. Their purpose is to serve as a buffer between two or more parties to avoid conflict. As such, neither side…

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The Ultimate International Law Test: The European Refugee Crisis

The picture above was the catalyst that finally made clear the horrific consequences of the Syrian civil war. The European Refugee Crisis was no longer just numbers on a page, it instead became the tragic reality of a young boy forced to flee his war-torn country. Only hours after the image was published, the hashtag…