Under the statue of former U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower outside the U.S embassy in central London, a protester dressed as 'Guantanamo Bay prison detainee' in orange jumpsuit and a plastic bag on her head as a hood, participates in a play called 'Closing Down Torture Airlines' during a demonstration, Sunday June 25, 2006. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

US to UN: We Can Disregard Int’l Human Rights Treaty

US tells human rights panel that treaty that bans torture, arbitrary killings and detention doesn’t apply to its military operations.