CIA Torture Report

Republican head of Senate Intelligence Committee tries to round up all copies of CIA torture report

Republican head of Senate Intelligence Committee tries to round up all copies of CIA torture report

The CIA and other intelligence agencies have returned to the Senate copies of a controversial 2014 classified report on the CIA’s use of waterboarding and other torture techniques, raising new concerns about whether details about the interrogation program will ever be made public.

Sen. Richard M. Burr (R-N.C.), chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, said Friday he was seeking to retrieve all copies of the scathing 6,700-page classified report. The copies were provided to the Obama administration after Democrats on the Senate panel completed a six-year investigation of the CIA interrogation and detention program, which ran from 2002 to 2006.

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