Contributor biographical information for Five years of my life / by Murat Kurnaz.


Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog


Biographical text provided by the publisher (may be incomplete or contain other coding). The Library of Congress makes no claims as to the accuracy of the information provided, and will not maintain or otherwise edit/update the information supplied by the publisher.


Counter
Murat Kurnaz is a Turkish citizen and legal resident of Germany, where he was born in 1982. He was in the process of becoming a German citizen when he was arrested in Pakistan and held prisoner for five years. He now lives in Germany. This is his first book.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Kurnaz, Murat, -- 1982-
Prisoners of war -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Cuba -- Guant‚anamo Bay Naval Base -- Biography.
Human rights -- Government policy -- United States.
Combatants and noncombatants (International law) -- Biography.
Military bases, American -- Law and legislation -- Cuba.
Detention of persons -- Cuba -- Guant‚anamo Bay Naval Base.
War and emergency powers -- United States.