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CIA chief defends agency after torture report
John Brennan says his agency "fell short of holding accountable some officers" but "did a lot of things right".
Last updated: 12 Dec 2014 07:18 GMT
Punishment, not apology after CIA torture report
After the shock of the CIA torture report, those responsible for the programme must be held accountable.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2014 10:19 GMT
Calls for prosecution after 'torture report'
US Senate report on CIA interrogation tactics justifies reopening criminal investigations, rights advocates say.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2014 08:31 GMT
Panel votes to declassify CIA torture report
The 6,200-page document would give first official look at interrogation and detentions in aftermath of 9/11 attacks.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2014 06:09 GMT
Report: CIA misled US on torture of prisoners
Senate report, obtained by newspaper, says "enhanced interrogations" contributed almost nothing in war against al-Qaeda.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2014 03:52 GMT
US senator: CIA searched Senate computers
Dianne Feinstein says CIA illegally searched computers of lawmakers probing allegations agency used torture.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2014 04:39 GMT
Drone dialogue: Flying in circles?
Transparency and accountability remain out of sight after four major reports question the legality of US drone strikes.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 08:21 GMT
Google 'outraged' at NSA hacking claim
Reports say US intelligence agency sends millions of records to its headquarters, as US Senate set to limit its access.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2013 00:26 GMT
US spy chiefs defend targeting EU allies
NSA boss and national intelligence chief say spying on allies necessary, and that espionage in Europe was aided by Nato.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2013 01:36 GMT
Obama orders 'review of spy operations'
US president says that he is the final user of intelligence and that he wants a review of how it is gathered.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 12:43 GMT
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Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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