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ID:

418

Date:

2006-03-19

Headline:

In Secret Unit's 'Black Room,' a Grim Portrait of U.S. Abuse

Reporter's name:

Eric Schmitt and Carolyn Marshall

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

The New York Times

City:

New York, NY

Summary:

Using documents produced as a result of FOIA requests by the ACLU, and interviews with various federal personnel, The New York Times found that Task Force 6-26, the military's most highly-trained counterterrorism unit, had developed its own special detention center near Baghdad, where legal protections and limits were eroded in the quest for intelligence.

Keywords:

Iraq, interrogation, Baghdad, Camp Nama, military, intelligence, Army, Abu Ghraib

URL:

http://www.nytimes.com/2006/03/19/international/middleeast/19abuse.html


Agencies:

CIA
DIA
DOD
FBI

States:

DC
US Terr./Other

Categories:

detainees, prison
Iraq
military


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