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Washington reacts to release of Senate's report on CIA torture

Razor wire is seen near the guard tower at the entrance to Camp V and VI at the U.S. military prison for 'enemy combatants' on June 26, 2013 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty)
Razor wire is seen near the guard tower at the entrance to Camp V and VI at the U.S. military prison for 'enemy combatants' on June 26, 2013 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

The "brutal" interrogation tactics used by the CIA in the wake of 9/11 were essentially useless, according to a Senate report released on Tuesday.

Read more: Senate report: ‘Brutal’ CIA program was kept from public

Political leaders and activist organizations around the nation weighed in on Twitter using the hashtags #CIAReport and #TortureReport