CIA Cable: Eyes Only - Details re: 07 August 2002 Cycle of Interrogations of Abu Zubaydah

This cable provides a report of day 4 of the cycle of interrogation carried out on detainee Abu Zubaydah on August 7, 2002. It includes details of interrogators using a combination of waterboarding, walling, cramped confinement, and insult slaps in order to extract information from Zubaydah. It also describes how, after passing the 72-hour mark since the last dressing change on a wound on Zubaydah's leg, a medical professional dressed as an interrogator in order to inspect the wound and change the dressing without disrupting the interrogation session.

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Cable
Doc_date: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2002
Doc_rel_date: 
Monday, December 19, 2016
Doc_text: 

UNCLASSIFIED // FOR PUBLIC RELEASE
Salim v. Mitchell - United States Bates Stamp #001942
12/20/2016
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TOR: '�--1 AUG 02 I I -------

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11997
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68