by Spencer Ackerman | Mar 5, 2013 | MonitorThe United Nations drone investigator going to have to deal with the CIA for his ongoing inquiry. That’s not stopping him from criticizing the agency harshly.
by Spencer Ackerman | Feb 8, 2013 | MonitorThe CIA’s top ally in the Senate thinks the agency is truthful about killing few civilians with drones. But she says “it’s a whole new situation” if the CIA is lying.
by Spencer Ackerman | Dec 20, 2012 | MonitorThree Senators angrily accuse Zero Dark Thirty of misrepresenting the value of torture. Too bad they’re not releasing a major Senate inquiry into the CIA’s torture program.
by Spencer Ackerman | Nov 29, 2012 | MonitorThink you can’t close Guantanamo Bay? A new congressional study prompted by a powerful Senator found up to 104 places inside the U.S. to put Gitmo detainees. It’s just going to take some major modifications.
by Noah Shachtman and Spencer Ackerman | Oct 11, 2012 | MonitorThe Guantanamo Bay detention facility. Photo: U.S. Army The idea of closing down Guantanamo Bay and transferring its detainee population to the United States was supposed to be dead. But someone forgot to tell Congress’ independent research agency. At the behest...