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ECEuropean Community (archaic; European Union is preferred)
ECEconomy
ECEuropean Commission (European Union)
ECEuropean Council
ECExecutive Council
ECExecutive Council (Maquis Forces International)
ECEcuador
ECExecutive Committee
ECEconomics
ECEarly Childhood (ESRB)
ECEye Contact
ECEndothelial Cell
ECExceptional Children
ECEducation Center
ECElectrical Conductivity
ECExtra Credit
ECEuropean Country
ECEvolutionary Computation
ECError Correction
ECElection Commission
ECEpiscopal Church
ECErythrocyte (cells)
ECEast Campus (MIT)
ECElectric Company
ECElectronic Commerce
ECEddy Current
ECEagle Creek (Indiana)
ECEngine Control
ECEmergency Care
ECEquipment and Components
ECEnvironment Canada
ECEngineering Change
ECEastern Caribbean Dollar (used by member Caribbean nations)
ECElectrical Circuit
ECEnzyme Commission
ECEnvironment of Care
ECExpert Committee
ECEthics Committee
ECEpcot (Disney)
ECEngineering Council
ECEquipment Company
ECExcellent Condition
ECExtracellular
ECEnvironmental Compliance
ECElectronic Component
ECEndometrial Cancer
ECElectrical Contractor
ECEye Candy
ECElliptic Curve
ECEuropean Cup
ECEric Clapton
ECElectoral College
ECElectronic Copy (also seen as ECOPY)
ECEscherichia Coli
ECEnvironmental Clearance (India)
ECElectron Capture (nuclear physics, nuclear chemistry)
ECElectrically Conductive
ECEquipment Category
ECEnterococci
ECElemental Carbon
ECElvis Costello (singer)
ECEmergency Contraception
ECElectrochromic
ECError Control (US DoD)
ECEconomic Capital
ECEllicott City (Maryland)
ECElectric Cooperative
ECEffective Concentration
ECEuropean Credit
ECElectric Chair
ECEnd Customer
ECEntorhinal Cortex
ECEmmanuel College
ECElectrocoagulation (wash water treatment)
ECEvolutionary Computing
ECEquestrian Center (various locations)
ECElectronics Company
ECElectron Configuration
ECExecutive Condominium (Singapore)
ECEastern Conference (hockey)
ECEmbryonal Carcinoma
ECEmulsifiable Concentrate
ECEdward Cullen (Twilight novel character)
ECEnterprise Controlling (SAP software)
ECEmployee Compensation
ECExtra Curricular
ECEnfermedad Celíaca (Spanish: Celiac Disease)
ECEnemy Combatant (US DoD)
ECEnvironment Committee
ECEmergency Coordinator
ECEscape Character
ECElimination Communication (method of infant toilet training)
ECEsophageal Cancer
ECEnterochromaffin (cells)
ECElectron Cloud
ECEnglish Corner (various locations)
ECEurocrypt (Conference)
ECEquipment Code
ECEconomically Disadvantaged
ECEnergy Curable
ECExecutive Chef
ECExtracranial
ECElon College
ECEvaluation Center
ECEverclear (band; window cleaner; liquor)
ECEnterprise Community
ECEnergy Controller
ECElectronic Combat
ECEckerd College (St. Petersburg, Florida)
ECExtended Coverage (property insurance covering riot, hail, smoke, explosion, wind, aircraft, vehicle, etc.)
ECEtherChannel (Cisco)
ECEmbry Call (Twilight character)
ECEthylene Carbonate
ECEntertaining Comics (publisher of Mad and Tales from the Crypt)
ECEarlham College
ECExecutive Certificate
ECEthylcellulose
ECErie Canal
ECEquipment Closet
ECElevation Certificate
ECEstablished Church
ECExchange Carrier
ECExtended Coverage (fire sprinklers)
ECEnteric Coat
ECEric Cartman (cartoon character)
ECEvaluation Capacity
ECElectronic Cinema
ECEnabling Capability
ECEmergency Cleanup
ECEmergency Capability
ECEuro City (international european fast trains)
ECEdit Conflict (Wikimedia Foundation)
ECEcho Control
ECExact Change
ECExpiring Contract (National Basketball Association)
ECEssentiality Certificate (India)
ECExtended Control
ECEnforcement Client (Network Access Protection; Microsoft)
ECExit Criteria
ECExplorers Club
ECEcho Canceler
ECJugendverband Entschieden für Christus (Kassel, Germany)
ECElectronic Checking
ECExceptional Circumstance (Australia and New Zealand)
ECErskine College (Due West, SC)
ECEase of Communication (hearing aids)
ECElastin and Collagen
ECEducational Comics
ECExternally Connected (spatial reasoning)
ECCorrosion Potential
ECEmirates Computer (Abu Dhabi, UAE)
ECElectronically Challenged
ECExpense Control
ECEnterprise Consultancy (US Army AMEDD)
ECEpilepsy Canada (Thornhill, ON, Canada)
ECEconoline Crush (band)
ECEarth Coverage
ECEccentric Cam
ECElectronic Clipboard
ECExperiment Container
ECErindale College (Canada)
ECEast Commons (Everquest)
ECEmbarked Commander
ECEuro-Collins Solution (also seen as E-C)
ECEarth Curvature
ECEngineer Circular (USACE)
ECElongated Coin
ECEclipse Console
ECEisenmenger Complex (congenital heart defect)
ECEssentiality Code
ECEdge Coupled
ECEnterprise Communicator
ECExempli Causa (Latin: For Example)
ECEternal Companion
ECConseil d'Europe
ECEquipment Custodian
ECEmerson College, Boston, Ma
ECEvil Council (gaming)
ECExpansion Coil
ECEquipo Catalán
ECEstimator-Correlator
ECEvansville Chrysler (ammunition headstamp)
ECExternal Carrier
ECExercise Countermeasure
ECEssentially Code
ECEdwards Cinemas
ECExplosives Chemistry
ECExpedited Cleanup
ECEvening Core (shift)
ECEngagement Controller
ECEmitter Count
ECLondon Eastern Central (postcode, United Kingdom)
ECEnemy/Electromagnetic Capability
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The Enemy Combatant Cases decided by the Supreme Court, Rasul v.
(3) After criminal proceedings against al-Marri stalled, President Bush declared al-Marri an enemy combatant and ordered him transferred to the custody of the Secretary of Defense.
THE INTERSECTION BETWEEN ENEMY COMBATANT AND POW STATUS
The act defines an enemy combatant as "a person who has engaged in hostilities or who has purposefully and materially supported hostilities against the United States" or anyone who "has been determined to be an unlawful enemy combatant" by a tribunal set up by the President or the Secretary of Defense.
ABBASI: So, you are telling me I am an enemy combatant. I am telling you by special Geneva Conventions, I am a noncombatant....
Petitioners who argue that the GCs provide a basis to attack the legality of their detention do so by "bleeding" detention issues based on hostile acts as an enemy combatant with detention based on law of war criminal charges before military commissions--merging the law of war and law enforcement paradigms.
After all, his administration had urged the Court to refrain from asserting jurisdiction over the Guantanamo Bay naval base in Cuba, and it did just that in unambiguous terms: "Aliens held at the base, no less than American citizens, are entitled to invoke the federal courts' authority." (1) The administration fought tooth and nail for the proposition that an American citizen held domestically as an enemy combatant has no right to counsel and no right to respond to the factual assertions that justify his detention.
In the days that followed, we retaliated: we intruded enemy-controlled territory, chose to strike near enemy targets, and took an enemy combatant prisoner after downing his fighter jet.
Lindsey Graham of South Carolina wants Sayfullo Saipov, the suspect in Tuesday's terror attack in New York City, labeled as an enemy combatant. Graham blasted President Donald Trump Thursday for not yet making the official designation.
The second segment is dedicated to the Anti Surface or Anti Shipping role that the PAF performs in support of the operations of the Pakistan Navy, delivering a decisive punch against enemy combatant vessels such as aircraft carriers, destroyers, frigates and missile boats.
New Kind of War--New Kind of Detention?: How the Bush Administration Introduced the Unlawful Enemy Combatant