United States: Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of the UN Human Rights Council

4/25/2011

ICTJ

In dealing with counterterrorism detainees after 2001, the United States breached its obligations under the UN Convention Against Torture (CAT) and other sources of international human rights and humanitarian law. Although the current administration has turned away from some former policies, areas of concern still exist.

Date published: 
4/1/2010