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Letter from U.S. Ambassador re: Detention of Detainees at Guantanamo, August 12, 2004

Aug. 13, 2002 | DOS | ACLU-RDI 3815
This letter is from a U.S. Ambassador replying to a request on the status of six (6) detainees who were apprehended and currently being held at Guantanamo. The Ambassador does not discuss the individuals specifically, but does address the legal authority under which the U.S. holding the detainees, and assures the recipient that every person held at Guantanamo is being held in conformity with international law and under humane conditions.