04-14-2016, 04:11 AM
Limitations can be expressed and defined without a term than can easily be used to justify starting a war, especially as is usually the case, with government lies and war propaganda. Then once the war is authorized, the state does whatever it wants.
He just wishes his definition of it was followed, and also acknowledges the US doesn't. In any case, he’s not perfect, since he voted to authorize the invasion of Afghanistan, a violation of a common “just war” definition. While he wanted the war to be limited, that authorization very predictably was then used to justify the US and many members of NATO doing whatever they wanted militarily without end in Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere.