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Text of Pentagon statement

"The following exception to policy only applies to the upcoming Military Commission trial of Omar Khadr and the identity of Interrogator No. 1.Due to his own actions the Department of Defense no longer considers the publication of Interrogator No. 1’s name Joshua Claus a violation of the Department of Defense media policy and ground rules for Guantanamo Bay. However, the Department of Defense cannot speak for the presiding authority or how he chooses to implement his protective orders for the trial."--US Army Major Tanya Bradsher, Pentagon spokeswoman, Aug. 6, 2010