Stories tagged: interrogations
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 8:50 a.m.
Trump draft order seeks review on terror interrogations
President Donald Trump is considering a major review of America’s methods for interrogating terror suspects and the possible reopening of CIA-run “black site” prisons outside the United States, according to …
Sun., April 26, 2009
Kathleen Parker: If torture on table, we’ve lost
Several years ago, I asked a veteran journalist for advice. “I’m trying to figure out if I have an ethical conflict,” I began.
Thu., April 23, 2009
Narrative shows Rice verbally approved CIA waterboarding
WASHINGTON – As national security adviser to former President George W. Bush, Condoleezza Rice verbally approved the CIA’s request to subject alleged al-Qaida terrorist Abu Zubaydah to waterboarding in July …
Wed., April 22, 2009
Ex-official: Search for Iraq, al-Qaida link led to abuse
WASHINGTON – The Bush administration applied relentless pressure on interrogators to use harsh methods on detainees in part to find evidence of cooperation between al-Qaida and the late Iraqi dictator …
Mon., April 20, 2009
Obama plans no charges in interrogations
WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama does not intend to prosecute Bush administration officials who devised the policies that led to the harsh interrogation of suspected terrorists, White House chief of …