Extrajudicial prisoners of the United States
Extrajudicial prisoners of the United States, in the context of the early twenty-first century War on Terrorism, refers to foreign nationals the United States detains outside of the legal process requ...
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Ghost detainee
Ghost detainee is a term used in the executive branch of the United States government to designate a person held in a detention center, whose identity has been hidden by keeping them unregistered and ...
Unlawful combatant
An unlawful combatant, illegal combatant or unprivileged combatant/belligerent is a combatant or non-combatant who directly engages in armed conflict in violation of the laws of war. An unlawful comba...
Periodic Report of the United States of America to the United Nations Committee Against Torture
The Periodic Report of the United States of America to the United Nations Committee Against Torture is periodically submitted by the United States government, through the State Department, to the Unit...
Abdul Wahid (Bagram detainee)
Abdul Wahid was a citizen of Afghanistan whose autopsy was held in the United States's Bagram Theater detention facility.He was beaten to death on November 6, 2003.Army pathologistColonel Kathleen Ing...
Enemy combatant
Enemy combatant is a term referring to persons who, either lawfully or unlawfully, directly engages in hostilities for an enemy state or non-state actor in an armed conflict. Prior to 2008, the defini...
Muhammad al-Zawahiri
Muhammad Rabee al-Zawahiri (born 1953) is an Egyptian Islamist who was a member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad and one of 14 people subjected to extraordinary rendition by the CIA prior to the 2001 War on ...
Abu Mu'az al-Jeddawi
Abu Mu'az al-Jeddawi (Arabic: ), a Saudi who reportedly lived in Yemen, is believed to have been rendered by the CIA to Jordan in early 2002. His real name is believed to be Ahmad Ibrahim Abu al-Hasa...
Ramzi bin al-Shibh
Ramzi bin al-Shibh (Arabic: رمزي بن الشيبة‎, Ramzī bin ash-Shībah; also transliterated as bin al-Shaibah) (born May 1, 1972) is a Yemeni citizen being held by the United States as an enemy c...
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Bright Light (CIA)
Bright Light is the codename of one of the Central Intelligence Agency's network of black sites -- clandestine interrogation centers.The location of the site, in Bucharest, Romania, was confirmed in a...
Salt Pit
69°17′25.80″E / 34.5768000°N 69.2905000°E / 34.5768000; 69.2905000The Salt Pit is the codename of an isolated clandestine CIA black site prison and interrogation center in Afg...
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Ahmad Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar
Ahmad Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar was a member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad. The Jewish lobby group ADL dubbed him the "propaganda chief" of the militant organisation. He was one of 14 people subjected t...
Tariq al-Sawah
Tariq Mahmoud Ahmed Al Sawah is a citizen of Egypt currently held in the United States Guantanamo Bay detention camps, in Cuba.He has been charged with war crimes, but those charges were dismissed.Tar...
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Manadel al-Jamadi
Manadel al-Jamadi (Arabic: مناضل الجمادي‎) was an Iraqi who died in United States custody during Central Intelligence Agency interrogation at Abu Ghraib Prison on 4 November 2003. His name b...
Johnson v. Eisentrager
Johnson v. Eisentrager, 339 U.S. 763 (1950), was a major decision of the U.S. Supreme Court, where it decided that U.S. courts had no jurisdiction over German war criminals held in a U.S.-administered...
Abed Hamed Mowhoush
Abed Hamed Mowhoush (Arabic "عبد حامد موحوش") was a Major General / Air Vice-Marshal believed to be in command of the Transport, Logistics and Airlifting Division of the Iraqi Air Force during the reg...
Mohamedou Ould Slahi
Mohamedou Ould Slahi (Arabic: محمد ولد صلاحي‎) (born December 31, 1970) is a Mauritanian who has been detained at Guantánamo Bay detention camp since August 4, 2002. He is being held under t...
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Abdu Ali al Haji Sharqawi
Al Hajj Abdu Ali Sharqawi is a citizen of Yemen held in the United States's Guantanamo Bay detention camps, in Cuba. The Department of Defense reports that he was born on 26 May 1974, in Ta'izz, Yemen...
Abu Zubaydah
Abu Zubaydah ( pronunciation  AH-boo zoo-BAY-dah; Arabic: ابو زبيدة‎, Abū Zubaydah; born March 12, 1971 as Zayn al-Abidin Muhammad Husayn Abu Zubaydah) is a Saudi Arabian citizen c...
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No-hearing hearings
No-Hearing Hearings (2006) is the title of a study published by Professor Mark P. Denbeaux of the Center for Policy and Research at Seton Hall University School of Law, his son Joshua Denbeaux, and pr...
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