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Reply #19: There's nothing to wonder about. They tortured him. [View All]

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krkaufman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-17-06 12:31 PM
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19. There's nothing to wonder about. They tortured him.

So, not only might al Qaeda have intentionally planted the information (of which I'm skeptical), we have 2 examples of where torture produced bad intelligence, as predicted, and has now lead to over half a million deaths. In the case of al Libi, as mentioned in the above article, and Zubaydah, as well.

Check any of the available Iraq war timelines for info on these two guys, and you'll see that their torture-extracted misinformation was used by the Bush Administration to mislead the US into invading Iraq.

I would think that deliberate use of information extracted through torture, to lead the country to war, would fall within the "high crimes or misdemeanors" classification.
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