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Pentagon Forced to Release More Abu Ghraib Files

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Pentagon Forced to Release More Abu Ghraib Files

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Pentagon Forced to Release More Abu Ghraib Files

Pentagon Forced to Release More Abu Ghraib Files

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Newly released Pentagon files allege children as young as 8 were detained at Iraq's Abu Ghraib prison. Human-rights groups requested the files under the Freedom of Information Act. The records came out the same day the Pentagon released its own report on abuse by Navy Vice Adm. Albert Church.

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