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Detainees

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Detainees

Detainees

Detainees

Only Available in Archive Formats.


Guests:

Kim Gordon Bates
* Spokesperson for the ICRC

Oliver "Buck" Revell
* Former Associate Deputy Director of the FBI
* Responsible for Investigative and Intelligence Operations

The U.S. is facing complaints over the fate of captured Taliban and al Qaeda fighters in detention in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Human rights groups say they're prisoners of war deserving of international standards of care in detention. The U.S. calls them dangerous and illegal combatants who deserve what they get. What's the U.S. government's obligation to its foreign prisoners?