TITLE

When water boarding works

AUTHOR(S)
York, Byron
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Hill;12/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 146, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the interview with John Kiriakou, a former Central Intillegence Agency (CIA) of how U.S. officials dealt with Abu Zubaydah, the logistical chief of al Qaeda and a top planner of September 11 terrorist attack. The interrogators used waterboarding after Zubaydah refused to disclose information about Al Qaeda. According to Kiriakou, Zubaydah provided information that helped stop a number of al Qaeda actions after the waterboarding session.
ACCESSION #
28046567

 

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