[ExI] criminals? pows? spies?
spike66 at att.net
Sat May 16 22:48:02 UTC 2009
> ...On Behalf Of Stathis Papaioannou
> >...We can no longer fight, for we no longer have the
> > unambiguous legal foundation to do so.
> They are either POW's covered by the Third Geneva Convention
> (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Third_Geneva_Convention) or
> civilians (including "unlawful combatants) covered by the
> Fourth Geneva Convention
> Bush and now, it seems, Obama have decided to detain them
> indefinitely in an ad hoc category outside the law... Stathis Papaioannou
Statis, ja that is what I must conclude as well. The US and to some extent
the entire western civilization is trapped in the maddening moral ambiguity
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