Formica Report Annex 75B: Statement of Commander, C Battery 2-3 FA

Sworn statement by the Commander of C Battery 2-3 FA. States, "I had no organizational relationship with detention operations in 2-3 FA." States that at the detention facility, detainees were provided with blankets but no beds. Mentions a Commissioner (Sergeant) in the Iraqi Police and says, "I have never known for him to be used as an interrogator." Also refers to a female detainee and her brothers. Concludes, "I've never heard any stories of anyone abused, electrocuting, rectal probes or brass knuckles. Anything's possible, it's definitely not probable."

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Investigative File
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Wednesday, June 16, 2004
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