Who Authorized The Torture of Abu Zubaydah?
For the defendants of the use of torture by US forces - still led by
former Vice President Dick Cheney - this has been a rocky few weeks,
with the publication, in swift succession, of the leaked report by the
International Committee of the Red Cross (PDF),
based on interviews with the 14 "high-value detainees" transferred to
Guantanamo from secret CIA prisons in September 2006, which concluded
that their treatment &q