• US risks losing moral authority over torture, suggests Cameron – Telegraph.co.uk

The London Conference On Afghanistan Is Closed With An Address From The Prime Minister

CIA officers also beat him regularly and put him in a coffin-like box that they said would be the only way he would ever leave their custody. At times, it appears that even his interrogators were horrified by what they were doing. One CIA note from the jail quoted by the Senate report says: “Several on the team profoundly affected, some to the point of tears and choking up.” Abu Zubaydah, who is now 43, remains in Guantanamo Bay to this day. It is claimed that the CIA significantly overestimated his seniority within al-Qaeda. While some CIA officers have claimed that the “enhanced interrogation” techniques used on him produced useful intelligence, others say that the…