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Forced rectal feeding, men hung from the ceiling in diapers, men stripped and dragged and beaten. This is an American torture story – but the Justice Department is apparently refusing to read it.
"They put a towel in my mouth and choked me by pouring water up my nose. Then they poured urine."
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