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Does the presence of mercenaries like Ambrey Risk change the legality of Houthi attacks?

The M/T Pollux has been hit by a Houthi missile. Reuters is referencing Ambery Risk in their article. We do not know what role Ambery Risk played in this, but some ships are using armed ...
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Legality of battle advice to non American military

Is it legal to directly advise or become advisor to a military in a war in which America is neutral? Would the act itself be punishable by loss of citizenship?
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Has "ideological payment" or "emotional payment" qualified someone as a mercenary in a Western or international court of law?

According to a certain rendition of the Russian viewpoints: The persons were motivated entirely by private gain, in this case the "feel-good" emotion that comes with killing Russians [...] ...
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