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Report: Jailed CIA Informant in Bin Laden Case Tortured, Family Says



The jailed Pakistani physician and CIA informant, who helped hunt down Osama bin Laden, has been tortured in prison, family members said.

“I was told by a prison source that Shakeel and two guards were subjected to torture by jail administration sometime in November,” Jamil Afridi, the brother of the jailed physician, Dr. Shakeel Afridi, told Fox News in a recent interview.

Jamil Afridi told Fox that he learned about the torture on Nov. 21, when he tried to visit his brother in jail but was turned away, and in a subsequent court hearing on Nov. 22.

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