What Would You Do? — Incident at Shkin
By Capt. Bob Schoultz, USN-Ret. Courtesy of Capt. Rick
Rubel, USN-Ret. - September 8, 2009
A combat leader has to decide how much force to use in a military
operation and must weigh the possibility of injury or death of
innocent noncombatants against the risk to which he might expose
his troops. In this case, the commander accepts some risk to his
troops to protect the innocent.