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In pictures: Iraqi prisoner abuse
(AP Photo/Courtesy of  The New Yorker)
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Shocking photographs taken inside Abu Ghraib prison near Baghdad reveal a range of abuses against Iraqi prisoners by US soldiers. Warning: You may find some of these pictures disturbing.
(AP Photo/Courtesy of  The New Yorker)
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A hooded prisoner has wires attached to his hands and is forced to stand on a box under threat of electrocution. It is believed that the wires were not actually connected to a live electrical supply. (AP Photo/Courtesy of The New Yorker)
(AP Photo/Courtesy of  The New Yorker)
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Two US soldiers pose next to a human pyramid of naked Iraqi soldiers. (AP Photo/Courtesy of The New Yorker)
(AP Photo/Courtesy of  The New Yorker)
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An American soldier points at the genitals of a naked Iraqi prisoner. (AP Photo/Courtesy of The New Yorker)
(AP Photo/Courtesy of  The New Yorker)
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An image of the plastic-wrapped body of the Iraqi prisoner, was among photos which generated outrage around the world. The picture is believed to have been taken at Abu Ghraib prison. (AP Photo/Courtesy of The New Yorker)
Specialist Charles Graner smiles over the body of a dead Iraqi.
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Specialist Charles Graner faces charges of maltreating and assaulting prisoners. Here he is seen posing over the body of a dead Iraqi detainee. (Photo: AP/ABC)
Specialist Sabrina Harman smiles over the body of an Iraqi.
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Specialist Sabrina Harman strikes a similar pose. A patch of blood can be seen on the dead man's right temple. Spc Harman also faces charges.(Photo: AP/ABC)
Detainee (courtesy Washington Post)
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Photos published by the Washington Post in mid-May show further abuse. A man stands crouched on two boxes. His ankle seems to be cuffed to the door handle behind. (Courtesy of The Washington Post).
Unidentified soldier (courtesy Washington Post)
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A soldier apparently poised to hit a hooded prisoner. (Courtesy of The Washington Post).
Soldier, dog and detainee (courtesy Washington Post)
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A soldier with a dog faces an Iraqi detainee. (Courtesy of The Washington Post).
Soldiers and detainees (courtesy Washington Post)
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A soldier seems to be kneeling on naked detainees. (Courtesy of The Washington Post).




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