Fay Report Annex: Statement of Civilian Contractor, Interrogator, 66th Military Intelligence Group re: interrogations and Detainee Treatment at Abu Ghraib Prison

Sworn statement from a Civilian assigned to AG as an interrogator. He/she did not recall observing abuse at Abu Ghraib prison. The gentleman did say "I did not witness or know about any detainee abuse or any photos of detainees. I did not witness any use. of dogs but I did hear from an E-4 from the 470th MI who had an Iranian detainee and a dog bite a detainee on the thigh. There was no interrogation being conducted at the time and the interrogator did not incite the dog." Finally he said "I was never aware of any Military Intelligence personnel telling MPs to "soften up" a detainee or give them "the treatment." I am refering to the treament being a bad thing."

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Interview
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Tuesday, April 27, 2004
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Wednesday, March 2, 2005
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, 2. DATE ITYYYMAIDDI ^ ER Abu Ghraib, Iraq, APO AE 09335 2004/04/27111111.143
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8. ORGANIZATION OR ADDRESS 66th MILITARY INTELLIGENCE GROUP, Deployed to Abu Ghraib Correctional Facility, Abu Ghraib, Iraq, APO AE 09335
S. FarslistriallElle 1, , WANT TO MAKE THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT UNDER OATH:
I arrived at Abu Ghraibaround the 19th of October 2003 to work as an interrogator. Wh I first arrived to Abu Glintib, 1 received three days of training from the 205th personnel and one GTMO representative, 1 was also =attired b on interrogations. We received several briefings on detainee hantihng, and Interrogation ules of Engagement
E) and s ed the IROEs. The training was similiar to that taught at the school, with the exception of stress positions which were done away with. I did not witness or know about any detainee abuse or any photos of detainees. 1 did not witness any use. of dogs but I did hear from an E-4 from the 470th MI who had an Iranian detainee and a dog hi. the detainee on the tight.
et • n interro ation bs;Ing conducted e time and the' term r did not incite the dog. The interroator present was andhis analyst, COL PAPPAS was in charge of rhe'entire site. I • believ an the Interrogation ontrol Element. 1 was never aware of any MI personnel telling MPs to "soften up" a detainee or give them "the treatment." I am refering to the treament being a bad thing.
Q. Do you have anything to add to this statement?
A. No
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