Burkle Center Fellow Tony Camerino quoted in Al Jazeera article on the US and its use of torture
Tony Camerino shares his expertise on the U.S. Constitution Project report about the use of torture by the U.S. government in interrogation and detention programs after 9/11.
Published: Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Excerpt from Al Jazeera article:
" 'One of the findings in the report ... is the trickle-down effect, which is that when you have senior leaders in our government, who say that it's ok once in a while to break the rules, and use torture if it saves lives, that has an effect in the field ... [it] had a very catastrophic effect in many different theatres, in Iraq, Afghanistan, at Guantanamo.'
- Tony Camerino, Former Senior Military Interrogator"
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