CIA's torture

America’s shame

Print edition : January 09, 2015

President George W. Bush at the CIA headquarters in Langley on March 3, 2005, with CIA Director Porter Goss. Photo: AP

An undated handout satellite image of the prison in Afghanistan known as the Salt Pit. Photo: SPACE IMAGING/nyt

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. The CIA waterboarded this self-styled architect of the 9/11 attacks 15 times. Photo: AP

Abu Zubaydah.In 2002, he was tortured at Detention Site Green, a prison known as Cat's Eye, near Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: AP

The U.S. Senate’s report reveals that the CIA’s inhumane torture regime “to save American lives” had the blessings of the administration but produced very little intelligence.
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