Enemy Combatants

Some articles on enemy combatants, enemy combatant, combatants, combatant:

Tom Rooney (politician) - Political Positions - Terrorism
... Republican of wanting to "coddle foreign enemy combatants" because he proposed an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to stop the military from indefinitely ... said that "the Amash amendment sacrifices our national security in order to coddle foreign enemy combatants ... Never in our nation’s history have we granted enemy combatants who attack our homeland during a time of war the same rights and privileges of American citizens ...
Unlawful Combatant - Municipal Law - United States - Military Commissions
... United States Code was amended to include a definition of an "unlawful enemy combatant" as a person who has engaged in hostilities or who has purposefully and materially supported hostilities against the United ... The definition of a lawful enemy combatant is also given, and much of the rest of the law sets out the specific procedures for determining whether a given detainee of the U.S ... armed forces is an unlawful enemy combatant and how such combatants may or may not be treated in general and tried for their crimes in particular ...
Habeas Corpus In The United States - Habeas Corpus in The 21st Century
... of connection to terrorists or terrorism as enemy combatants ... habeas corpus even when declared to be an enemy combatant ... and procedures specified by the Secretary of Defense for Combatant Status Review Tribunals (including the requirement that the conclusion of the Tribunal be supported by a preponderance of the ...
Abdallah Tohtasinovich Magrupov - Ambassador Ordway's 22 May 2007 Press Briefing
... Ordway With regard to the issue of compensation, we do not pay compensation for any of the enemy combatants who were in the Guantanamo facility ... They were enemy combatants who were found in Afghanistan in circumstances that they were fighting with or participating with forces that were fighting U.S ... forces and therefore were captured as enemy combatants ...
Salahidin Abdulahat - No Longer Classed As "enemy Combatants"
... of status" for the remaining Uyghur captives—stating that they would no longer be classed as "enemy combatants". 2008, to defend classifying the men as enemy combatants ... Although they were no longer considered "enemy combatants" camp authorities continued to hold six of the men in solitary confinement ...

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