June 17, 2016

Newly released CIA documents detail torture tactics after Sept. 11; Bush voiced unease about treatment of detainees

Nearly 900 pages of previously classified CIA emails, interrogation reports and internal investigations revealed disturbing new details about the CIA’s use of torture after the Sept. 11 attacks. 

They include an internal CIA memo dated June 7, 2006, that says President George W. Bush expressed unease to Porter J. Goss, then the CIA director, about mistreatment of detainees. Read more.

LA Times

Related,
CIA Releases dozens of torture documents in response to ACLU lawsuit - ACLU
CIA forced to release post-9/11 torture evidence, unclear if arrests will follow - RT

- CIA’s new torture documents: Fresh details of the horrors of “enhanced interrogation techniques” - Salon
CIA medical staff gave specifications on how to torture post-9/11 detainees - Guardian

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