Formica Report Annex 200: Cable to Units Operating In Iraq re: Treatment of Detainees

Cable issued to ensure that all civilian internees and enemy prisoners of War (POWs) are properly processed and treated humanely. The cable states that some capturing units may not be able to detain those captured and that some detainees/internees maybe erroneously released and commanders are directed to train and supervise detainee field operations to ensure detainees re properly processed and treated humanely.

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Cable
Doc_date: 
Thursday, January 9, 2003
Doc_rel_date: 
Thursday, June 29, 2006
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01 12001 SEP 03 00 PP SSSS AT ZYUW AHS
FROM RUFTRC.A/CSSOTFAII BAGHDAD IZ/J3A135//
TO RXEUXX/F013 51 FORT CAMPBELL EY/CDR/X0/S3//
INFO RH/PJNO/FOS 53 BAGHDAD IZ/CDR/SI/S3/84//
RUEAPFA/CDR5THEFGA FT CAMPBELL KT//
RESDAAA/COMCFSOCC TAMPA FL/J3//
ET

OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOK//
KSGID/CJSOTPAP//
SUBJECT: REININININNEINIEMPER DETAINEE INSTRUCTIONS FOR IZ V2(9),
ROTATION IIMENOL// I, 4-4-
ORDTYP/FRAGO/CDRCJSOTFAP//
TIKESONE/E//
REF/A/FRAGO/CJTF-7/FRAGO 749 (INTELLIGENCE AND EVIDENCE-LED

b(A

DETENTION OPERATIONS RELATING TO DETAINEES) TO CJTF-7NEBEEMENIE.
1.461.

// •
1 S,4.111.111NIMIL GB

ll _AMBsa-ik) SITUATION. THIS ORDER IS TO ENSURE
TRATASOISONESNIMITS APPLY THE GUIDANCE AND CONTROLS REQUIRED
FOR DETAINING AND PROCESSING OF ALL CIVILIAN INTERNEES (SECURITY
INTERNEES AND CRIMINAL DETAINEES) AND ENEMY PRISONERS OF MAR

(ams). A FLOWCHART =mum DETENTION PROCEDURES IS ENCLOSED
IN REFERENCE A.//

41151111REL-UHa
1. A. UNDER THS GENEVA CONVENTIONS 1949.
THE HAGUE REGULATIONS 1907 AND UN SECURITY COUNCIL REGULATION
1483. COALITION FORCES ARE AUTHORIZED TO DETAINCIVILIANS IN

.
ORDER TO ASSIST IN THE RESTORATION OF SECURITY AND STABILITY IN
IRAQ.//
1.B.L4WEBET-TO-NSE—RNO-NCIPTI CAPTURING UNITS WILL. NOT DETAIN
PERSONS UNLESS THERE IS A IMASObIASLE BELIEF THAT THE PERSON IS
OR WAS ENGAGED IN CRIMINAL ACTIVITY: POSSESSES INFORMATION
IMPORTANT TO. OR INTERFERES WITH, COALITION MISSION
Accommasmaamm IS ON A LIST or PERSONS WANTED FOR QUESTIONING. .
ARREST OR DETENTION BY COALITION FORCES; OR IS AN =KY
CONEATANT.//
1..CL,W/M-TD-DtPr-IWW-IM'I) THE POLICY SET FORTH IN TRIS FRASO
APPLIES TO ALL COALITION FORMATIONS. UNITS AND PERSONNEL
OPERATING WITHIN THE COALITION AOR AND SUCCESSOR APPOINININTS
AND CONNANDS.

1.D. DETAINEES/INTERNEES MAX BE ERRONEOUSLY RELEASED IF
SUFFICIENT DOCUMENTATION IS NOT AVAILABLE PERTAINING TO THE
FACTS AND CIRCUMSTANCES OF THE DETAINEVINTERNEWS APPREHENSION.
CJTF7 RELEASE AUTHORITIES ARE REQUIRING PROPER DOCUMENTATION FOR

EACH DETAINEE/INTERNEE APPREHEND.F.D BY 0JSOTF-AP UNITS.
2‘,..IsAusb-euicr-zeoizRes-oso MISSION: NO CHANGE.//
3 812ffig_traL—AuST-AND-GDR) EXECUTION . / /

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DOD057117


3.A.L4SARELZSA,-M$T-AWD-GMISINNINIIIIMIPIUIT/TS ARE REQUIRED TO IDENTIFY AND RECORD THE NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF WITNESSES (IF APPLICABLE, AND NOT MISSICO SENSITIVE), PRESERVE EVIDENCE AND ENSURE THAT TIMELY AND ACCURATE INFORMATION CONCERNING CRIMINAL
DETAINEES AND SECURITY INTERNEES IS REPORTED TO DETENTION
FACILITIES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS ORDER. //
3.B.U.E#REL-US ID-ISER) TASK TOINIONSWI/
3.2.1/.../WREL-0227-70767-12431213R) ENSURE DURING TRANSITION, UNITS
ARE BRIEFED ON THE PROCEDURES FOR PROCESSING DETAINEES BY THE
ODA'S ON TEE GROUND. //

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RESPC.ISIBLI 10 lad TRWE'XIO*Oli
DETAINEES/INTERNEES.
3.8.3 kifSt/WIL-WID-BWPrite--merri CONDUCT TRAINING FOR ALL LEADERS ON EVIDENCE PRESERVATION AND THE PROPER CONPLETION OF TEE COALITION PROVISIONAL AUTHORITY (CPA) FORCES APPREEZNEXOM PORK AND EVIDENCE VOUCHER (DA PORK 4137). AT A MINZMON, A COMPLETED CPA APPREHENSION FORK REQUIRES INFOAMATION ANSWERING WHO, NEAT, WHERE. WHEW AND WRY OP EACH DETAINEE/INTERNEE'S APPRIMENS/OM. THE "APPREHENDING UNIT' BLOCK ON THE CPA APPREHENSION PORK WILL BE WIROMINft•n
3.8.4. THE FOB WILL ENSURE THAT ALL OPSUNS FRONIEMMON ARE

SUBMITTED TO THE 61111111111•11 32/33.//
4LISORIffs-08019-AND-ENRi ADMINISTRATION AND LOGISTICS. //
4.AJ(rntertISX7-M/S-214D-VER) ADDITIONAL COALITION PROVISIONAL
AUTHORITY (CPA) APPREHENSION FORM AND EVIDENCE VOUCHER (DA FORM

4137) CAN BE PICKED UP AT TREIMNINPIONNINSIA RPC. 4.A.111(40 13120-NBRi QUESTIONS ON PROCEDURES CAN BE ADDRESSED TO TEE WA. alINNIIIIL Weenstr-esk—ms-t—xo-no-cosaauga AND SIGNAL. NO CHANGE.//
6. (0) INEENNINIEPOPOC DSA 318-230-0240i
USA.
RELEASED BY: LTC INISISEMEIMIPP, 41.

CLASSIFIED BY: COLOWIRMISIRMIp USA, COMMANDER REASON: 1.5 (A) DECLASSIFY ON: 02 SEPT 2013 HENN

Fan s& Repoli -Ann= 200

DOD JUNE 3305
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