TITLE

UNITED STATES POLICY AND PRACTICE FOR THE DETENTION OF ENEMY COMBATANTS IN THE WAR ON TERROR

AUTHOR(S)
Prosper, Pierre-Richard
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2005, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p1153
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
Presents a speech by Pierre-Richard Prosper, Ambassador-at-Large, Office of War Crimes Issues of the U.S. Department of State, delivered during the panel discussion titled "Wartime Security and Constitutional Liberty" held on October 15, 2004 in New York City. Focus on the war on terror lead by the U.S.; Number of people who were killed in the terrorist-lead attacks on September 11, 2001; Provision of the North Atlantic Treaty; Review of court cases with defendants who were detained through administrative influence.
ACCESSION #
17776887

 

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