NEWARK (CN) – Rafiq Alhami, imprisoned at Guantanamo, says he was “systematically and repeatedly tortured” in CIA and U.S. military prisons since he was since captured in 2001. Alhami says he was held at three CIA “dark sites,” sexually abused, pepper-sprayed on his hemorrhoids, starved, hogtied, and otherwise abused. He says he never was a member of any terrorist group and “has never taken up arms against the United States or its allies.”
Alhami is represented in Federal Court by Joshua Denbeaux of Westwood, N.J.
Here are the defendants: Donald Rumsfeld, Air Force General Richard Myers, Army Major General Geoffrey Miller, Army General James Hill, Army Major General Michael Dunlavey, Army Brigadier General Jay Hood, Marine Brigadier General Michael Lehnert, Rear Admiral Harry Harris, Rear Admiral Mark Buzby, Rear Admiral David Thomas, Rear Admiral James Stavridis, Army Lieutenant General McNeill, Army General Tommy Franks, Army Brigadier General Gregory Zanetti, Army Colonel Nelson Cannon, Army Colonel Terry Carrico, Army Lieutenant Colonel William Cline, Army Lieutenant Colonel Diane Beaver, Captain Carolyn Wood, George Tenet, Robert Gates, The Department of Defense of the United States, and The United States of America.