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Torture report describes key 9/11 figure facing off with interrogators
Torture report describes key 9/11 figure facing off with interrogators

Less than two hours after self-avowed Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed was captured, the chief of interrogations of a new CIA detention site in Afghanistan emailed Washington with this subject line: "Let's roll with the new guy." For the next 3 1/2 years, until his transfer to the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, what Mohammed told his CIA interrogators — and more often what he refused to tell them —- yielded 831 intelligence reports, nearly 15% of all such CIA missives sent during those crucial first years after the 2001 terrorist attacks that killed about 3,000 Americans. By far the most high-value accused Sept. 11 conspirator captured by the U.S.,...

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