Politics & Government

April 9, 2009 6:25 PM

CIA to close secret overseas prisons, end security contracts

The CIA is decommissioning the secret overseas prisons where top al Qaida suspects were subjected to interrogation methods, including simulated drowning, that Attorney General Eric Holder, allied governments, the Red Cross and numerous other experts consider torture, the agency said Thursday.

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