U.S. Treaties and Conventions
No More Guantánamos thanks Jeanne Herrick-Stare, creator of TorturesNotUs and now Policy Counsel for the Center for Victims of Torture, for her compilation and analysis of these materials. Reproduced with permission.
- Common Article 3 of the Geneva Conventions (relating to the treatment of prisoners of war) , called "common" because each of the Geneva Conventions contains this provision. For extensive background report from the Center for Defense Information, see "Terrorism Detainees: Geneva Convention Common Article 3," by Steven. C. Welsh.