military tribunal

(redirected from military commission)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

military tribunal

noun armed services court, armed services court of law, armed services judiciary, army tribunal, judiciary of the army, military court, military court of law, military judiciary, military trial
Associated concepts: Patriot Act

military tribunal

a tribunal that is responsible for the trial and punishment of an offence against military law. See COURT MARTIAL.
References in periodicals archive ?
Senior Lieutenant General Tran Don also suggested the Departments leadership continue bringing into full play their advisory role to the leadership of the Party, State, Central Military Commission and Ministry of National Defense in international cooperation in peacekeeping field.
White (37) counter this criticism by citing the long history of Military Commissions in the United States, illustrating the procedural safeguards and transparency of the Military Commissions Act of 2009, and downplaying the logistical costs cited in the previous chapter.
Al-Othman will lead Kuwait delegation to the ninth session of the joint military commission.
The second chart, which compares procedural safeguards in courts-martial to the MCA as enacted and as amended, follows the same order and format used in CRS Report RL31262, Selected Procedural Safeguards in Federal, Military, and International Courts, as well as CRS Report R40932, Comparison of Rights in Military Commission Trials and Trials in Federal Criminal Court, both by Jennifer K.
The US Defense Department announced on Thursday that the Convening Authority of the US Office of Military Commissions, referred the charges to a military commission in the case of "United States v.
Summary: People often ask me how a person appointed chief prosecutor of the Guantanamo military commissions by the administration of President George W.
The meeting was attended by members of the military commission, staff members of the Supreme Command of the Korean People's Army, the country's military, and commanding officers of the large combined units including the navy, air force and anti-air force and strategic rocket force.
The state-run China Daily newspaper, quoting a dispatch from the official Xinhua news agency, said the Central Military Commission announced the new regulations on Friday.
Hu's decision to opt for complete retirement has surprised many analysts as he was expected to keep the top job of the Chairman of the Central Military Commission, especially in the backdrop of recent reshuffling of military top brass which was packed with officials who worked closely with him.
China to promote Air Force chief to Military Commission vice chairman
The convening authority referred the charges to a non-capital military commission; in accordance with Military Commissions rules and procedures, the Pentagon said.

Full browser ?