What Different Type of Torture Techniques US Used in Iraq?

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What Different Type of Torture Techniques US Used in Iraq?

What Different Type of Torture Techniques US Used in Iraq?

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Since its occupation of Iraq, United States has suffered international backlash due to the torture techniques that were used to elicit information from Iraqis.    While the entry and overthrow or Saddam Hussein regime was a walk in the park, U.S forces faced an uphill task of containing the rebellion by militants. After the toppling of Saddam regime, U.S forces had to battle with militants and they used all techniques, including torture to obtain information they required. Available evidence shows that US forces were taught torture techniques.  According to information given by different prisoners who were held by U.S in Iraq, they were routinely humiliated by US troops.  Prisoners reported that they wore hoods made from sacks that were used for sandbags.  Reports also show that guard units were given orders to keep the suspected combatants awake.  According to Guardian (2004)