Bush bans terror suspect torture

President George W Bush has signed an executive order banning “cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment” of terror suspects.

It says torture and personal abuse – including sexual acts and attacks on religious beliefs – are intolerable.

[The horse has left the barn, hasn’t it? Do we need an executive order saying this? We have the Geneva Conventions.]

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Published in: on July 21, 2007 at 3:19 pm  Leave a Comment  

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