THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Problem of legal status of foreign prisoners of war in the international legislation first half of the XX century

2016. №1, pp. 22-28

Bolonina L. V. - undergraduate, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishcheva Str., Astrakhan, 416450, Russian Federation,

This article is continuation of the subject of military captivity begun in the previous publications. The analysis of the international legal acts of regulation of the status of prisoners of war of the first half of the XX century is carried out. It is detailed who could have the status of foreign prisoners of war in the Soviet legislation, and also an order of their contents in the territory of the USSR during the first and second world wars.

Key words: Международное право, Первая мировая война, Вторая мировая война, военнопленные, иностранные военнопленные, участник боевых действий, режим содержания, история войн и военных конфликтов в России XX века, International law, World War I, World War II, prisoners of war, foreign prisoners of war, the participant of military operations, detention regime, history of wars and military conflicts in Russia the XX century