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Feinstein report: CIA misled Bush, public about torture


The CIA misled former President George W. Bush, other policymakers and the American public about the extent and effectiveness of interrogation techniques of terrorist suspects that amounted to torture under international law, according to a report that Sen. Dianne Feinstein released Tuesday.

Speaking on the Senate floor for an hour as colleagues sat riveted in the chamber, the California Democrat and Intelligence Committee chairwoman described the CIA’s treatment in secret overseas prisons of 119 terrorist suspects in the aftermath of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, as “a stain on our values and history.” More.

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