When water boarding works

York, Byron
December 2007
Hill;12/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 146, p24
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.


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