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ID:

395

Date:

2005-05-01

Headline:

Break Them Down: Systematic Use of Psychological Torture by U.S. Forces

Reporter's name:

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Physicians for Human Rights

City:

Cambridge, MA

Summary:

Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) used FOIA, among other resources, to obtain information as it reviewed and analyzed what it called "psychologically abusive interrogation methods" utilized by American forces against detainees in U.S. custody in Afghanistan, Guantanamo, and Iraq. The report covers the period from 2002 to 2004.

Keywords:

interrogation, abuse, torture, Afghanistan, Guantanamo, Iraq, detainees

URL:

http://physiciansforhumanrights.org/library/report-2005-may.html


Agencies:

CIA
DOD
FBI

States:

DC

Categories:

detainees, Guantanamo
detainees, prison
Iraq
military
national security
terrorism


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