TITLE

DETAINEES IN THE GLOBAL WAR ON TERRORISM ABOARD GUANTANAMO BAY

AUTHOR(S)
Lennon, Chad
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Touro Law Review;2015, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p1013
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the U.S. government's response to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in America, and it mentions the legal rights of the Global War on Terrorism-related military detainees who are being held at the Guantanamo Bay Detention Center in Cuba. The Authorization for Use of Military Force by the U.S. Congress is mentioned, along with then-American President George W. Bush's military action against Al-Qaeda and Taliban terrorists in Afghanistan.
ACCESSION #
108794667

 

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