The Senate Intelligence Committee has voted to publish parts of a report into the CIA's harsh interrogation methods. It documents what the CIA did to Islamist terror suspects after the attacks of September 11, 2001.
Following the firing of Rex Tillerson, President Trump said he would nominate Gina Haspel for CIA director. Haspel would be the first woman in the position, but she has already attracted controversy in a former role.
A prison cell at Guantanamo may not be the most inspiring place for an artist. But a few detainees held at the notorious prison have still found a way to explore their creativity. A show in New York presents their work.
US President Trump is expected to sign an executive order reinstating secret CIA "black sites." In an interview, Trump said waterboarding and other interrogation techniques used in the facilities "absolutely" worked.
An international war crimes prosecutor has said she will seek an official probe into violations in Afghanistan. If approved by ICC judges, the probe could include the US military and CIA.
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