Thursday, May 5, 2011

UPDATED: A Few Words About Torture From an Undisputed Expert

While the details of Usama bin Laden's death continue to trickle out, here's US Naval Academy grad, long-time Vietnam War POW, and US Senator John McCain's response to musings about whether "enhanced interrogation techniques" aided in finding bin Laden.

Here are some of the quotes:
So far I know of no information that was obtained, that would have been useful, by 'advanced interrogation.'

I stand on the side of the United States and by the Geneva conventions, of which we are signatories, which we were in violation of by waterboarding.

UPDATE:   And, here are some words from military interrogators and a former USAF DJAG about EITs and bin Laden.