Pentagon: Geneva Conventions Apply


In a stunning reversal, following the Supreme Court's Hamdan decision that specified that Common Article 3 of the Geneva Conventions applied to War on Terror detainees, the Pentagon has declared that all persons in military custody will now be guaranteed "humane" treatment.

FT.com makes it clear, however, that the CIA's black sites — like the one holding Khaled Sheikh Mohammed — will remain a Geneva-Free Zone.

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