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Iraqi Abuse Photos and U.S. Legacy in Mideast

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Iraqi Abuse Photos and U.S. Legacy in Mideast

Iraqi Abuse Photos and U.S. Legacy in Mideast

Iraqi Abuse Photos and U.S. Legacy in Mideast

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The pictures of abuse of Iraqi prisoners at the hands of Americans has become an international issue and has sparked a domestic crisis for U.S. war efforts. But will those pictures become lasting symbols? NPR's Mike Pesca reports on what makes a picture transcend its time.

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