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Ex-CIA officer defends interrogation tactics

Written by CP Editor Saturday, 28 April 2012
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Former head of controversial programme in US prisons overseas says practices such as waterboarding are justified.

 

The man who helped lead the so-called enhanced interrogation programme in US prisons overseas has defended the policies.

 

Jose Rodriguez, former director of the CIA's National Clandestine Service, writes in a new book that techniques such as sleep deprivation and waterboarding are justified.

 

Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Washington, DC. 

 

Source: Al Jazeera

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