The International Criminal Court (ICC) has brought war crime charges against the US government, it has been revealed. It has uncovered widespread instances of rape, torture and cruel treatment carried out by the CIA and US armed forces, during the interrogation of dozens of people in Afghanistan between 2003 and 2014. In its preliminary court probe of the US armed[Read More...]
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The Pentagon has been exposed as having paid a PR firm $540 million to manufacture fake terrorism videos from Iraq, it has been revealed. An investigation by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism found that PR firm Bell Pottinger – who has previously worked on behalf of the Saudi government and Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet’s foundation – worked with the US[Read More...]
A CIA whistleblower faces 100 years behind bars after he uncovered evidence of the agency planting false evidence on nuclear weapons in Iran. Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling is due to appear in court for sentencing on April 24th 2015 for telling a New York Times reporter details concerning a reckless CIA operation that potentially sped up Iran’s nuclear advancement. Although the[Read More...]
The CIA’s torture program has been branded as brutal and ineffective, according to a new report. A report released by the Senate after a four-year, $40 million investigation concludes the CIA repeatedly lied about brutal techniques in the years after 9/11. It laid bare the full extent of the torture programmes used by the agency, which also lied about how[Read More...]
A new report has revealed how the CIA ordered military doctors to break their oath and design new torture methods in Guantanamo Bay. Hundreds of prisoners have been kept without charge and without concrete evidence at the prison. One of the main methods of extracting confessions from them is through the use of torture. Disturbingly, a report by the Taskforce[Read More...]