Tuesday, August 09, 2005

Lawsuit filed against Rumsfeld: Cruel Confinement of 'Enemy Combatant' in the United States

Continuing the theme of western values, we have a first human rights report on the Americans treatment of purported enemy combatants.I picked out just this one snippet. Go read the rest if you really want to feel disgusted with western values.

"According to al-Marri's complaint, he has not been formally interrogated for almost one year. He states, however, that when he was interrogated, government officials threatened he would be sent to Egypt or Saudi Arabia, where they told him he would be tortured and sodomized and his wife would be raped in front of him."