By 2008 the CIA were holding at least 119 individuals in 10 'black sites' in six countries.
The senator was tortured while a prisoner of the Vietcong during the Vietnam war.
The U.S. military's brutal and ineffective interrogation program started at Gitmo, then spread to Abu Ghraib. One man who tried to stop it—and failed—now fears America may torture again.
Vitaliy Milonov also wants to ban Russians from transitioning from one gender to another.
A prisoner at the camp in Cuba calls on the president to end his ordeal.
John Kiriakou plowed into a car in Washington, DC. and suffered broken ribs, a fractured clavicle and lumbar spine damage, according to his attorney.
Amnesty International has launched a campaign to highlight abductions in Syria.
Amnesty International documented 101 cases of detention incommunicado and torture of suspects, who were often detained with little evidence.
If confirmed by the Senate, Bradbury would become chief lawyer to the Department of Transport.
Over 100 men suspected of being gay have been abducted, tortured and sometimes killed in the country, according to Amnesty International.
The report comes as Afghan officials prepare to face a review of the country's record of implementing anti-torture laws.
Trump has expressed his admiration for brutal strongmen like el-Sissi, Putin and Duterte.
There are early signs of what the borders of a peace settlement might look like.
In a statement, the U.N. experts urged the Trump administration to protect people fleeing war and persecution.
The British prime minister told Republicans that she supports Trump's calls to reform NATO and the U.N.
The president also used the interview with ABC to criticize the media's unflattering coverage of his first days.
The now defunct program's Enhanced Interrogation Techniques, which included simulated drowning known as water boarding, were criticized around the world. Former President Barack Obama and other senior U.S. officials denounced water boarding as torture.
Eight key questions for Trump's attorney general pick.