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New sparks fly between CIA, Senate Intelligence Committee

WASHINGTON — Tensions between the CIA and its congressional overseers erupted anew this week when CIA Director John Brennan refused to tell lawmakers who authorized intrusions into computers used by the Senate Intelligence Committee to compile a damning report on the spy agency’s interrogation program. 899 more words


Britain and CIA torture flights update

This video is called UK Complicit in 11,000 flights of ILLEGAL TORTURE.

By Paddy McGuffin in Britain:

Government changing the story on rendition flight records…

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Human Rights

Release the Senate report on torture, sans redactions. Now.

The REAL Reason the CIA Destroyed 92 Videos of Detainees Being Tortured

“They weren’t just pouring water over their heads or over a cloth,” said the source who has first-hand knowledge of the period. 41 more words

Reprieve: G4S Guantanamo contract ‘breaches UK policy’

Reprieve (+44) 7792 351 660

For immediate release: Sun Aug 31, 2014

G4S Guantanamo contract ‘breaches UK policy’ 

The government is being asked to take action against British firm G4S, after it emerged the company has won a £71m contract to provide a range of ‘base support’ services at Guantánamo Bay. 305 more words

Modeling CIA Torture, ISIS Waterboarded Those It Captured: Report


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Thursday, August 28, 2014


Common Dreams

Sources quoted by the Washinton Post say ISIS “knew exactly how it was done” as it employed brutal techniques also approved by Bush administration… 1,371 more words

Roger Hollander

.@BarackObama: Name 10 CIA rendition victims, as requested. #transparency

Reprieve (+44) 207 553 8160  For immediate release: Fri Aug 29, 2014

Ten CIA rendition victims urge Obama to name them in Senate torture report… 551 more words

Reprieve: Hagel ignores media, human rights groups calls for GITMO transparency

Reprieve (001) 929 258 2754  For immediate release: Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hagel ignores leading NGOs’ call for release of Gitmo force-feeding tapes

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, who oversees Guantanamo Bay prison, has ignored a letter from a group of NGOs including Human Rights Watch, the ACLU, Physicians for Human Rights and Reprieve, in which they ask him to release the videotapes of detainees being force-fed. 995 more words