The 31-year-old Zubaydah begged for mercy, saying that he knew nothing about the terror group’s future plans. The CIA official in charge, known in agency lingo as the “chief of base,” mocked his complaints, accusing Zubaydah of faking symptoms of psychological breakdown. The torture continued.
That “chief of base” was Haspel.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Gina Haspel, Trump's Choice to Lead the CIA, is Bush's Chief Torturer