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Iraqis to get 3m in damages

The Ministry of Defence has agreed to pay almost 3m in damages to Iraqis tortured by UK troops in Basra in 2003.

Nine Iraqi men who were mistreated and the family of a man beaten to death in custody will share the compensation money. Caroline Wyatt reports.


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