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Emails between Thomas J. Harrington, Frankie Battle and Others re: Washington Post Article Concerning Detainee Interrogations at Guantanamo Bay

May 21, 2004 | FBI | ACLU-RDI 3199
The email fowards a Washington Post article that describes the evolotion of the interrogation techniques used on detainees by the DOD. It quotes Sec. Rumsfeld spokesperson Lawrence Di Rita on the matter. It also relates a Senate Hearing where FBI Director Robert Mueller distinguishes between the FBI's methods of interviewing persons in custody, at home or abroad, and the CIA and DOD methods. Mueller states that the FBI is consistant in building rapport, and in not using force or cohersion when conducting interviews.