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Wed Dec 18, 2013, 01:33 PM

Senate Intel Committee Seeks Release of Internal CIA Report on Torture

Source: Democracy Now

The Senate Intelligence Committee has asked the CIA to hand over an internal study said to be highly critical of its own program of secret detentions and torture. The study is said to echo the findings of the Intelligence Committee’s report, which has yet to be declassified but reportedly documents extensive abuses and a cover-up by CIA officials to Congress. The CIA study is also said to contradict the agency’s own formal response to the Senate report. On Tuesday, Democratic Sen. Mark Udall of Colorado said the CIA’s withheld study "raises fundamental questions about why a review the CIA conducted internally years ago — and never provided to the committee — is so different from the CIA’s formal response to the committee study."

Read more: http://www.democracynow.org/2013/12/18/headlines#12183

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Response to mitty14u2 (Original post)

Wed Dec 18, 2013, 02:44 PM

1. The fact that they haven't provided the study and appear to be dragging their feet

to requests for it really makes the whole issue look even worse for them. Fork it over, Brennan.

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Response to mitty14u2 (Original post)

Wed Dec 18, 2013, 02:51 PM

2. Kicking...

All of our government's failings of the Constitution must come to light, and be rectified.

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Response to mitty14u2 (Original post)

Wed Dec 18, 2013, 03:39 PM

3. k&r

 

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