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Cia Interrogation

How Do We Torture? Let Them Count the Ways...

Rick Horowitz | Posted 10.16.2014 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

That Senate report on CIA interrogation techniques was supposed to be released by now. But some people would rather keep the details to themselves.

GOP Senator: CIA Interrogation Tactics Helped Get Bin Laden

Reuters | Posted 10.03.2014 | Politics

(Adds details on Brennan's leadership of CIA, King quote) By Sarah N. Lynch and Doina Chiacu WASHINGTON, Aug 3 (Reuters)...

Obama Administration Significantly Redacted Torture Report

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.03.2014 | Politics

The release of a highly anticipated Senate Intelligence Committee report on the CIA's interrogation tactics has been delayed due to "significant redac...

REPORT: CIA's Harsh, Bush-Era Torture Was Unnecessary

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2014 | Politics

By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON, Aug 1 (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate committee report will conclude that the CIA's use of harsh interrogation...

Colin Powell Initially Kept In The Dark About CIA Interrogation Practices, Report Finds

AP | KEN DILANIAN & EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 07.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks concludes that the agency initially kept...

CIA's 'Harsh Interrogations' Exceeded Legal Authority, Report Finds

Reuters / The Huffington Post | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, April 10 (Reuters) - A classified U.S. Senate report found that the CIA's legal justification for the use of harsh interrogation techniq...

CIA Misled On Torture Program: Report

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2014 | Politics

April 1 (Reuters) - The Central Intelligence Agency misled the U.S. government and public for years about aspects of its brutal interrogation progra...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Senators Okay With Spying On Citizens, But Outraged It Happened To Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), a staunch defender of government surveillance of ordinary citizens, took to the Senate floor Tuesday w...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Lawmakers Want To Investigate CIA For Allegedly Spying On Them

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Dianne Feinstein's (D-Calif.) bombshell charge that the CIA may have broken the law to spy on Congress is sparking calls from sever...

Michael McAuliff

Dianne Feinstein Says CIA May Have Broken The Law To Spy On Senate

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) delivered a devastating broadside against the CIA Tuesday, alleging that the agency was trying to intim...

Senate To Vote On Interrogation Program Probe

Reuters | Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

By Mark Hosenball Dec 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate intelligence committee plans to vote next week on whether to approve findings of a...

CIA Interrogation Tape Destruction Will Result In No Charges

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A special prosecutor cleared the CIA's former top clandestine officer and others Tuesday of any charges for destroying agency video...

Terrorist Interrogation Tapes FOUND Under CIA Desk

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — The CIA has videotapes, after all, of interrogations in a secret overseas prison of admitted 9/11 plotter Ramzi Binalshibh. Discov...

CIA Memo To Destroy Tapes Omitted Lawyers

AP | MATT APUZZO and ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — When the CIA sent word in 2005 to destroy scores of videos showing waterboarding and other harsh interrogation tactics, there was a...

CIA Waterboarding Video Destroyed: Porter Goss Agreed With Decision To Destroy Interrogation Tapes

AP | MATT APUZZO and ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Internal CIA e-mails show the former agency head, Porter Goss, agreed with a top aide's 2005 decision to destroy videotapes of the ...

Did The Bush Administration Experiment On Detainees?

Mother Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the course of trying to prove that its "enhanced" interrogation program was legal, the Bush administration may have broken the law, according to a ...

CIA Interrogation Methods: Documents Show 68 Lawmakers Were Briefed On Program

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CIA officials briefed at least 68 U.S. lawmakers between 2001 and 2007 on enhanced interrogation methods like simulated drowning that were being consi...

WaPo Reporter Misleads In Claiming Interrogation Double Standard

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By Scott Horton Special to the Huffington Post Back on September 1, the Washington Post's venerable national security guru, Walter Pincus, published ...

CIA Interrogation Report Expected Today

AP | PAMELA HESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is again delaying the release of an internal CIA report on the agency's secret detention and interrogation p...

No Way Around an Investigation in Moving Forward

Morton H. Halperin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Morton H. Halperin

The American public should hear directly, in open-door hearings, from victims of the detention, rendition, and torture.