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|Despite the contention of scores of senior military intelligence officers that "torture doesn't work,"the audience at last week's Republican presidential candidate debate broke into applause when leading candidates endorsed increased use of "enhanced interrogation" techniques.The notable exception was Sen. John McCain of Arizona, who was a prisoner of the North Vietnamese for eight years and experienced torture firsthand.|
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