this on NBC television. He said that the White House had collaborated with the National Security agency and the Justice Ministry on the decision.
Waterboarding is torture that near drowns people. Kiriakou commented on another interview with him which was published today [Tuesday] in the Washington Times.
He told NBC that 'waterboarding likely [ had] saved lives'. Kiriakou was involved with the arrest and questioning of one of the first Al Queda suspects shortly after 9/11.