The United States of America’s Compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) with Respect to the Continued Detention of Prisoners Cleared for Release at Guantanamo

Report focuses on the continued unlawful detention and treatment of individuals at Guantanamo Bay who have been “cleared for release” and face no legal proceedings. It details the new and continuing violations faced by these individuals and their families, including cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment, withholding of legal processes and access to lawyers, and unlawful separation from family, among others.

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Biernberg Pierce and Partners
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List of Issues Submissions, ICCPR, Human rights committee, guantanamo bay, counterterrorism, the covenant

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