The Belarus Incident: A Violation of International Law?

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The Belarus incident raises two issues: (a) that the action was a blatant act of air piracy--the Ryanair airliner was intercepted in flight by an armed jet fighter sent to “escort” it to Minsk--and (b) that the Belarus security apparatus employed a ruse that the action was being taken because there...

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