"The enhanced interrogation program was a legally authorized program and our government had the responsibility to protect the CIA," he said. "I did what no one else in government was willing to risk doing. I have no regrets."
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Rodriguez said he wanted the tapes destroyed to protect the identities of CIA personnel whose faces could be seen on the tapes.
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