Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer, Author of ‘War in the Name of Humanity: Kill or Let Die’

Marc Perelman meets Jean-Baptiste Jeangène Vilmer, researcher in international law at McGill University in Montréal, Canada. They discuss humanitarian wars and the Syrian crisis. With Iran and Saudi Arabia on opposite sides of the Syrian conflict, an international intervention could increase instability in the Middle East and lead to a regional escalation.