CIA Mistaken on 'High-Value' Detainee, Document Shows
By Peter Finn and Julie Tate
Washington Post Staff Writers
Tuesday, June 16, 2009
An al-Qaeda associate captured by the CIA and subjected to harsh interrogation techniques said his jailers later told him they had mistakenly thought he was the No. 3 man in the organization's hierarchy and a partner of Osama bin Laden, according to newly released excerpts from a 2007 hearing.
Monday, June 15, 2009
Thank God for torture or we'd never have figured this out: