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FBI director nominee defends former policies

Senators grill James Comey for condoning so- called enhanced interrogation of US detainees under Bush administration.

Last Modified: 10 Jul 2013 11:50
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The man US President Barack Obama wants to head the FBI has been defending the controversial policies that he authorised while serving as a senior justice official under the Bush administration.

Senators grilled James Comey for condoning the indefinite detention and so-called enhanced interrogation of US detainees.

Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington.

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