Not a blog post, per se, but a place to share documents.
I may be adding more into this post periodically.
The Geneva Conventions in the War on Terror
This first is Colin Powell’s response to the draft letter (just below) on the policy regarding whether or not the Geneva Conventions legally apply to this war, given that our enemy is not actually a country:
Colin L. Powell, U.S. Department of State,
Draft Decision Memorandum for the President on the Applicability of the Geneva Convention to the Conflict in Afghanistan, January 26, 2002
It was written in reply to a draft memo on the varying alternatives:
Alberto Gonzales, White House Counsel,
Application of the Geneva Convention on Prisoners of War to the Conflict with al Qaeda and the Taliban, January 25, 2002