The abu ghraib prison scandal
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Abu ghraib prison was closed in 2014, but its horrendous legacy lives on.
As president bush announces the planned demolition of baghdad's abu ghraib jail, bbc news online's martin asser looks back at the prison's dark history. The abu ghraib prison abuse scandal has haunted the us mission in iraq and cast a shadow over us president george w bush's global war on terrorism. The baghdad central prison, formerly known as abu ghraib prison (arabic language: in the abu ghraib torture and prisoner abuse scandal. Abuse of iraqis by us soldiers at baghdad's notorious abu ghraib prison shocked and angered the world in april 2004 when leaked photographs were released by western. Us army private first class lynndie england arrives for the second day of her court-martial in the abu ghraib prison scandal 03 may, 2005 at fort hood, texas.
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