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Senate report on CIA program details brutality, dishonesty | The Washington Post

An exhaustive, five-year Senate investigation of the CIA’s secret interrogations of terrorism suspects renders a strikingly bleak verdict of a program launched in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, describing levels of brutality, dishonesty and seemingly arbitrary violence that at times brought even agency employees to moments of anguish. The report by the Senate Intelligence Committee delivers new ...

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Mark Udall Promises America Will ‘Be Disgusted’ at CIA Torture Report | RSN

A US Senator who lost his re-election fight is hinting at releasing the CIA torture report, which US authorities say will cause international outrage when previously unimagined torture practices become known to the world. In an interview with Esquire, Sen. Mark Udall says he will read the full report on the Senate floor and enter it into the public record if the Obama administration doesn't fully declassify it.

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CIA made doctors torture suspected terrorists after 9/11, taskforce finds | The Guardian

Doctors and psychologists working for the US military violated the ethical codes of their profession under instruction from the defence department and the CIA to become involved in the torture and degrading treatment of suspected terrorists, an investigation has concluded. The report of the Taskforce on Preserving Medical Professionalism in National Security Detention Centres concludes that after 9/11, health professionals ...

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