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Red Cross: Systematic Abuse at Iraqi Prisons

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Red Cross: Systematic Abuse at Iraqi Prisons

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Red Cross: Systematic Abuse at Iraqi Prisons

Red Cross: Systematic Abuse at Iraqi Prisons

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Abuse of Iraqi prisoners by U.S.-led forces was widespread and systematic, according to a report by the International Committee of the Red Cross. The findings, published in The Wall Street Journal, include lists of injuries and harsh conditions "tantamount to torture." Hear NPR's Michele Norris and NPR's Vicky O'Hara.

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