prolonged interrogation

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a form of psychological torture inflicted by questioning the victim for hours

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Two years ago, the Bush government released the confessions of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed in which--after prolonged interrogation using techniques even more advanced than those of the KGB--he admitted that he plotted to assassinate Pope John Paul II, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter, and Pervez Musharraf.
After prolonged interrogation, and the threat of being sent to bed early without dinner for a week, I reluctantly surrendered the name of the errant friend who had "taught" me the shocking word.
The man was reportedly subjected to prolonged interrogation and was also strip-searched.
After a prolonged interrogation, he confessed again and was charged with rape and murder.
Eldest brother John, 17, also went through prolonged interrogation.
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