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Citizens' report shines light on NC role in CIA torture program

News & Observer - 06 Oct 2018
The effort was assisted by the North Carolina Council of Churches and the activist organization North Carolina Stop Torture Now. The commission has delivered an 82-page report: “Torture Flights: North Carolina's role in the CIA rendition and torture ...
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CIA Torture Report Fast Facts

KXLF Butte News - 28 Sep 2018
The report, completed in 2014, is the result of an investigation into six years of detention and “enhanced interrogation techniques” used by the CIA against suspected terrorists in secret sites around the world. The 525-page report is a summary of a ...
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Local officials should be held accountable for CIA torture program

News & Observer - 15 Oct 2018
Thank you to Ned Barnett and to the N&O for your recent coverage of North Carolina's role in the CIA rendition, detention, and interrogation program (“Citizens' report explores NC's role in CIA torture program,” Oct. 7) and the ongoing grassroots ...
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Citizens' group wants prosecution over CIA rendition program

Washington Post - 26 Sep 2018
11, 2001, attacks by al-Qaeda terrorists on the United States, CIA interrogators employed tactics like simulated drownings and mock executions that are now widely viewed as torture. A 2014 report released by then-Senate Intelligence Committee ...
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Jamal Khashoggi case: All the latest updates - 12 Oct 2018
Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister has defended the kingdom's narrative of the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, saying it was comparable to the way the US government responsed to a 2004 CBS expose on the use of torture at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. ...
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Libya's Muammar Gaddafi, Rendition and the West - 17 Oct 2018
Fatima Boudchar was pregnant when she was tortured and kidnapped in Thailand in 2004, in a process that has become known as extraordinary rendition. It was carried out by MI6 and the CIA in collaboration with the Libyan External Security Organisation, ...
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He Got the Story

Jacobin magazine - 21 Oct 2018
Much the same can be said about the more than fifty-year career of journalist Seymour Hersh, whose pioneering exposés of the lies of the Great Powers report and affirm facts that follow Orwell's dictum. ...
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Why the US Can't Quit Saudi Arabia

The Atlantic - 16 Oct 2018
And we have no values in common,” said Bruce Riedel, a 30-year CIA veteran now at Brookings who recently wrote a book on the history of the U.S.-Saudi relationship. “They're an absolute ...
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Senators to press Gina Haspel about her role in CIA torture

USA TODAY - 09 May 2018
The Intelligence Committee's damning report in 2014 of the CIA's torture program concluded that the interrogation of detainees was far more brutal than the CIA disclosed and that top officials misled Congress, the Bush administration and the public ...

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