Saturday, November 29, 2008

"I'm Still Tortured by What I Saw in Iraq.."

The leader of an interrogations team assigned to a Special Operations task force in Iraq in 2006, writing under a pseudonym for security reasons, has this in Sunday's WaPo.

"....Americans, including officers like myself, must fight to protect our values not only from al-Qaeda but also from those within our own country who would erode them. Other interrogators are also speaking out, including some former members of the military, the FBI and the CIA who met last summer to condemn torture and have spoken before Congress -- at considerable personal risk...."

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