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" No physical or mental torture, nor any other form of coercion, may be inflicted on prisoners of war to secure from them information of any kind whatever. "
Detainee Operations Inspection - Page E-41
by United States. Department of the Army. Office of the Inspector General - 2004 - 306 pages
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Fundamentals of Military Law

United States. Department of the Army - 1976 - 144 pages
...information out of him in any other way. Here again the Convention is explicit and the language provides — No physical or mental torture, nor any other form...answer may not be threatened, insulted, or exposed to unpleasant or disadvantaged treatment of any kind. (Article 17.) In the past, people have violated...
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International Law--the Conduct of Armed Conflict and ..., Volume 110, Issue 31

United States. Dept. of the Air Force - 1976 - 220 pages
...Form 2 AF qualifies under the Geneva Conventions. See DO D Instruction 1000.1, 30 January 1974. II "No physical or mental torture, nor any other form...inflicted on prisoners of war to secure from them any information of any kind whatever. Prisoners of war who refuse to answer may not be threatened,...
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United States Volunteers in Nicaragua and the Death of Benjamin Linder ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere Affairs - 1987 - 188 pages
...date of birth, and registration or ID number, or, if he lacks such a number, equivalent information. NO physical or mental torture, nor any other form of coercion, may be inflicted on prisoners of war in order to obtain information of any kind. (b) Prisoners of war shall be subject to UNO/FDN discipline...
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International Dimensions of Humanitarian Law, Volume 1

Unesco - 1988 - 362 pages
...privileges accorded to his rank, even should the Detaining Power get to know of it later. Prisoners who refuse to answer may not be threatened, insulted, or exposed to any unpleasant or disadvantageous treatment.66 b. Personal Property Prisoners may keep effects and articles of personal use, such as...
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War Crimes: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on International Law ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on International Law, Immigration, and Refugees - 1991 - 204 pages
...particularly against acts of violence or intimidation and against insults and public curiosity. ARTICLE 17 No physical or mental torture, nor any other form...answer may not be threatened, insulted, or exposed to unpleasant or disadvantageous treatment of any kind. Testimony of John Norton Moore/page 12 ARTICLE...
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International Conventions on Protection of Humanity and Environment

GŁnter Hoog, Angela Steinmetz - 1993 - 660 pages
...card shall be shown by the prisoner of war upon demand, but may in no case be taken away from him. No physical or mental torture, nor any other form...answer may not be threatened, insulted, or exposed to unpleasant or disadvantageous treatment of any kind. Prisoners of war who, owing to their physical...
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International law and political reality. 1 (1996)

Anthony A. D'Amato - 1995 - 412 pages
...death or seriously endangering the health of a prisoner of war."84 In particular it stipulates that "no physical or mental torture, nor any other form...of war to secure from them information of any kind whatever."85 Both combatants and noncombatants are entitled to prisoner-of-war status.86 Although captured...
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The Handbook of Humanitarian Law in Armed Conflicts

Dieter Fleck, Michael Bothe, Horst Fischer, Hans-Peter Gasser, Christopher J. Greenwood, Wolff Heintschel von Heinegg, Knut Ipsen - 1999 - 630 pages
...prisoners of war shall be carried out in a language which they understand (Art. 17, para. 6 GC III). No physical or mental torture, nor any other form...of war to secure from them information of any kind whatsoever. Prisoners of war who refuse to answer may not be threatened, 60 De Preux, 489. 61 Bowe,...
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Substantive and Procedural Aspects of International Criminal Law: The ...

Gabrielle Kirk McDonald - 2000 - 2506 pages
...card shall be shown by the prisoner of war upon demand, but may in no case be taken away from him. No physical or mental torture, nor any other form...answer may not be threatened, insulted, or exposed to unpleasant or disadvantageous treatment of any kind. Prisoners of war who, owing to their physical...
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Moral Constraints on War: Principles and Cases

Bruno Coppieters, N. Fotion - 2002 - 348 pages
...of that same convention formulates a similar constraint when trying to obtain information from POWs: "No physical or mental torture, nor any other form...on prisoners of war to secure from them information on any kind whatever. Prisoners of war who refuse to answer may not be threatened, insulted, or exposed...
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