IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.

CIA director: I will not allow waterboarding, despite campaign rhetoric

00:37

John Brennan, director of the CIA, tells NBC News exclusively that the agency will not engage in waterboarding or so-called “enhanced interrogation techniques” – even if the next president orders the agency to do so. Both Donald Trump and Ted Cruz have suggested they would end the ban on waterboarding.