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Treatment of foreign fighters in selected jurisdictions

Author: Law Library of Congress (U.S.). Global Legal Research Directorate,
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : The Law Library of Congress, Global Legal Research Center, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This report contains information on provisions in place or under consideration by the United Nations (UN), the European Union, and 73 countries on the treatment of individuals who join and fight for terrorist organizations in foreign countries. A number of countries are currently considering action following the September 2014 adoption of a UN Security Council resolution expressing concern about the threat of  Read more...
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Treatment of foreign fighters in selected jurisdictions
(DLC) 2014504233
(OCoLC)912029540
Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Law Library of Congress (U.S.). Global Legal Research Directorate,
OCLC Number: 1000536384
Notes: "December 2014."
Description: 1 online resource (51 pages) : color maps
Responsibility: Staff of the Global Legal Research Center.
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This report contains information on provisions in place or under consideration by the United Nations (UN), the European Union, and 73 countries on the treatment of individuals who join and fight for terrorist organizations in foreign countries. A number of countries are currently considering action following the September 2014 adoption of a UN Security Council resolution expressing concern about the threat of foreign terrorist fighters. Many nations, as illustrated below, already have punishments applicable to such fighters, including imprisonment and/or loss of citizenship. In a number of jurisdictions, penalties for joining terrorist organizations increase when the individual recruits others or undergoes military training with those organizations. A unique approach is being taken in one city in Denmark, where instead of facing punishment, returning fighters are being given study or employment opportunities. In addition to the report on these jurisdictions, two maps have been included to illustrate the findings.

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