Formica Report Annex 98: Emails between Army Officers re: Questions Concerning Investigation into Detainee Abuses During Interviews at Abu Ghraib Prison

Major requests follow-up information about interrogations, specifically solders' statements saying that [redacted] sometimes removed detainees from the holding facility for brief periods of time (5 minutes to an hour) for questioning. Major wishes to know, "Was the questioning done at [redacted] location, such as the interrogation tent, or did they take the detainees back to their [redacted]?" In the response to the request for information, most soldiers answer that the detainees were taken back to "the larger detention cell in the back". One responds that they were often taken to the interpreters' tent.

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Monday, June 14, 2004
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To: lorboloommemooloodlie
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Here are the results of the follow-on questions you asked for.

sc. PITIMMOMP"They were taken to the larger detention cell in the back', S6 SPC'They were always taken to the large detention cell"
14. SPC'I always saw them taken to the large detention cell"
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I au getting the other statements together and / think by Saturday we will be able Co past them to the server. I'll let you know when I an finished and ready to do this.
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