Nils Melzer, the United Nation's special rapporteur on torture, accused the U.S. of leading a process of dismantling human rights.
Tim Kennedy posted a nearly hour-long video of himself being voluntarily waterboarded by his friends in support of CIA director nominee Gina Haspel.
The former Trump campaign adviser has been a target for the Senate Intelligence Committee.
The couple allegedly told police that they got the idea of waterboarding their daughter as a form of punishment from a movie.
If confirmed by the Senate, Bradbury would become chief lawyer to the Department of Transport.
Gina Haspel is the first career CIA woman to be appointed deputy director.
The president also used the interview with ABC to criticize the media's unflattering coverage of his first days.
Why would he court the objections to a Muslim registry?
The Republican presidential nominee's comments about torture and minority groups make him "dangerous," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein said.
The 22-year-old is alleged to have tortured and interrogated his girlfriend in a fit of jealous rage.
The group of CIA, FBI, DEA and military intelligence officials wrote an open letter to the 2016 field.
Former spy agency lawyer John Rizzo predicts many would resign if ordered to resume waterboarding.
The GOP candidate's latest slew of incendiary comments include support for bringing back a torture mechanism.
"Yes, I waterboarded KSM," James Mitchell, a former U.S. Air Force psychologist, told VICE news.
Britain's security services have for years been accused of colluding in the ill-treatment of suspected militants.
Prosecutions will bring justice following a damning report on CIA interrogation practices, a UN expert on human rights said.
Leon Panetta says he remains uncertain on the intelligence value of harsh interrogations.