torture report

gina haspel

New CIA Director Gina Haspel Oversaw Torture at a Black Site Then Lost Evidence of It

As "chief of base" of a CIA Black Site in Thailand, Haspel oversaw the torture and waterboarding of Abu Zubaydah, who still hasn't been charged with a crime.
Matthew Gault
3.13.18
FOIA

The CIA officially identifies the architects of its post-9/11 torture program

Jason Leopold
Ky Henderson
Funmi Akinyode
11.7.16
defense & security

This is how the CIA's first captive after 9/11 described his years of torture

Abu Zubaydah, a Saudi national, served as the guinea pig for the CIA's torture program. For the first time, his account of his captivity has been made public.
Jason Leopold
7.8.16
politics

These Senators Just Asked Obama to Make the CIA Apologize for Spying on the Intelligence Committee

The letter sent by Senators Ron Wyden, Martin Heinrich, and Mazie Hirono underscores long-running tensions between the committee and the CIA, and comes ahead of CIA Director John Brennan's first public testimony before the committee in two years.
Jason Leopold
1.21.16
americas

The Defense Bill That Obama Just Signed Will Make It Harder to Shut Guantanamo

The US president noted that operating Guantanamo is a huge waste of taxpayer dollars and is inconsistent "with our interests as a nation and undermines our standing in the world."
Jason Leopold
11.26.15
defense & security

Two CIA Contractors Are Being Sued for Torture and 'Human Experimentation'

A federal lawsuit was filed Tuesday by the ACLU on behalf of three men who were allegedly tortured while detained in CIA prisons despite never being formally charged with a crime.
Justin Rohrlich
10.13.15
on the line

On The Line: Jason Leopold On “The Google Search That Made The CIA Spy On The US Senate”

VICE News correspondent Jason Leopold joined On The Line to discuss his new report, “The Google Search That Made the CIA Spy on the US Senate.”
VICE News
8.24.15
defense & security

The Google Search That Made the CIA Spy on the US Senate

More than 300 pages of declassified documents released to VICE News reveal what occurred after a Senate staffer accidentally stumbled upon damning internal CIA documents related to the agency's torture program.
Jason Leopold
8.12.15
politics

An Apology to Every Single American (Excerpt from VICE News' Interview with Michael Morell)

In this excerpt, former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell admits that the intelligence the CIA produced about Saddam Hussein’s nuclear intentions, which paved the way to war, was flawed.
VICE News
7.8.15
Michael Morell

Was the Senate Torture Report Biased? (Extra Scene from VICE News' Interview with Michael Morell)

In this extra scene, former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell discusses the Senate’s 500-page torture report, and how they might have got things wrong.
VICE News
7.1.15
Michael Morell

VICE News Interviews the CIA’s Former Deputy Director Michael Morell

Former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell sat down with VICE News for a candid discussion about the Iraq war and the CIA’s "enhanced interrogation" program.
VICE News
6.26.15
Michael Morell

The CIA’s Former Deputy Director Speaks: The VICE News Interview (Trailer)

Coming soon: Former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell sat down with VICE News for a candid discussion about the Iraq war and the CIA’s enhanced interrogation program.
VICE News
6.22.15
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