US human rights compliance report [US State Dept.]

Second and Third Periodic Report of the United States of America to the UN Committee on Human Rights Concerning the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, US Department of State, submitted October 21, 2005 [reporting on US compliance with its undertakings under the ICCPR, defending indefinite detentions of suspected combatants in the war on terror, and saying that the US responded appropriately to reports of detainee abuse at Abu Ghraib and elsewhere]. Read the full text of the report. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.

Opinions expressed in JURIST Commentary are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of JURIST's editors, staff, donors or the University of Pittsburgh.

Support JURIST

We rely on our readers to keep JURIST running

 Donate now!

© Copyright JURIST Legal News and Research Services, Inc., 2013.