Casting light on the legal black hole: International law and detentions abroad in the "war on terror"

In the deprivation of liberty by agents acting outside the sovereign territory of their State, the prevention of violations of fundamental norms and values is particularly important.

About the author

Silvia Borelli
Visting Research Fellow,British Institute of International and Comparative Law

Ph.D. (Università degli Studi, Milano), Visting Research Fellow,British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London.