In your opinion, how should prisoners of war be interrogated?
When the U.S. receives prisoners of war, how should these individuals be treated? Your input is greatly appreciated! Thanks everyone! =)
Asked By: Becky - 10/1/2006
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. Unfortunately, those who routinely spend a fair amount of time in church or temple seem to forget that lesson on Monday morning... More
Answered By: Usher - 10/1/2006
Additional Answers (10)
POWs only need to tell their social security number and their military rank. After that, they should be given equal lodgings to what the soldiers are getting. That's it in theory. That's what happens when you take a prisoner.
Answered By: dane - 10/1/2006
Definitely torture; it's a time honored method dating thousands of years. And, torture gets good information because all information is good. You take the info, test it, and if it's not reliable you go back and torture some more. Worst thing that happens is you kill a guy who really didn't know anything. That ain't... More
Answered By: jack b - 10/1/2006
don't know but when a al kieda or however you spell it is found guilty they should give them a blood transfusion with pigs blood first then gas them
Answered By: Hannible - 10/1/2006
Using "harsh measures"..
Answered By: luckistrike - 10/1/2006
They should be treated as per the Geneva Convention rules are/ Strictly ask name.rank and serial number.This is the way I would expext our men to be treated.
Answered By: jimbo - 10/1/2006
I'm appalled and embarrassed by the ignorant and bloodthirsty attitudes expressed here. POWs should be treated the way we hope our troops should be treated if they are captured. And then there's those pesky Geneva Conventions, which are NOT open to "interpretation, " as his highness says they are.
Answered By: tonalc1 - 10/1/2006
This is an amazingly touchy subject, and one that should be handled with kid gloves. However, this is also Yahoo! Answers so I don't know how serious anyone will take it... More
Answered By: Cerri - 10/1/2006
Prisoners of War are under the Geneva Convention. Spies and Terrorists that don't wear uniforms are not protected by the Geneva Convention. But Terrorists have Democrats protecting and caring for them.
Answered By: birdsnakecatharine - 10/1/2006
By any means required to extract the needed information to keep the country and its citizens safe.
Answered By: 75160 - 10/1/2006
I dont see anything wrong with the way they were treated before: The Geneva Convention covers that just fine. It's better treatment than any of the US Civilians taken hostage in Iraq have received. Better than any treatment any airline hostage has received... More
Answered By: paradigm_thinker - 10/1/2006
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
Drive Your Car - Make up to $600 Per Weekend. Work When You Want.
Over 465 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $15-$80/Hr - Apply Today!
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.