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-- stripping and blindfolding victims;
-- suspending them by their wrists and ankles in painful positions, or from ceilings or door frames with feet barely touching the floor;
-- beatings with fists, whips, metal rods, and other objects;
-- electric shocks;
-- dousing detainees with cold water;
-- sleep deprivation;
-- sexual abuse, including sodomy; and
-- other forms of torture.