Whether a US citizen who had fought with the Taliban and Al-Qaeda forces in Afghanistan was entitled to lawful combatant status and immunity under the Geneva Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War.
Keywords: Armed conflict; Armed conflict, international; Combatants; Combatants, unlawful; Customary international law; Detention; International humanitarian law, national implementation; International law and domestic law, direct effect; Prisoners of war; Terrorism; Treaties, self-executing
Legal Material. 24784 words.
Subjects: Public International Law ; International Law ; Law
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