June 23, 2008

A first, court says Pentagon erred in a combatant case

A federal appeals court announced Monday that it has overturned the Pentagon's classification of a Guantánamo Bay detainee as an enemy combatant. The judges ruled in favor of Huzaifa Parhat, 37, an ethnic Muslim Uighur, who is a Chinese citizen.

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Carol Rosenberg reports on Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, the place, policy, people, war court.