Talking About Unlawful Combatants? A Short and Concise Assessment of a Long and Multifaceted Debate

Central European Journal of International and Security Studies 2(3) 2009

16 Pages Posted: 10 Jun 2012

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Veronika Bilkova

Charles University in Prague - Faculty of Law; Institute of International Relations Prague (Ústavu mezinárodních vztahů)

Date Written: June 9, 2009

Abstract

The article maps the debate on unlawful combatants. Characterising first three confusions related to this debate, it goes on analysing the purpose the usage of the term can have from the legal and political perspective.

Keywords: International Law, Unlawful Combatants, War on Terror

Suggested Citation

Bilkova, Veronika, Talking About Unlawful Combatants? A Short and Concise Assessment of a Long and Multifaceted Debate (June 9, 2009). Central European Journal of International and Security Studies 2(3) 2009, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2080470

Veronika Bilkova (Contact Author)

Charles University in Prague - Faculty of Law ( email )

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Institute of International Relations Prague (Ústavu mezinárodních vztahů) ( email )

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Prague 1 - Malá Strana, 118 50
Czech Republic

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