Two Weeks in Review, 9 – 22 May 2022

Author: Gail Lythgoe
Published: 22.05.2022
The Situation in Ukraine Marko Milanovic comments on the sharing of intelligence between the US and other Western allies and Ukraine from the standpoint of international law, in particular whether the sharing of intelligence for use in the conflict makes the US a participant in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Milanovic notes that there is a fine line being drawn between ‘supplying intelligence v. being involved in targeting decisions’. Read more analysis on intelligence sharing here. Richard L. Kilpatrick, Jr. discusses the move by private actors to voluntarily distance themselves from Russia even in sectors not subject to sanctions through ‘self-sanctions’ or ‘moral sanctions’.…