Abu Ghraib Prison to Stay Open The commander of U.S. detention facilities in Iraq says there are no plans to shut down Abu Ghraib prison, where U.S. guards were photographed abusing Iraqi prisoners. NPR's Eric Westervelt visits the prison, where military officials are working to improve conditions.
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No Plans to Close Abu Ghraib Prison

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No Plans to Close Abu Ghraib Prison

No Plans to Close Abu Ghraib Prison

No Plans to Close Abu Ghraib Prison

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The commander of U.S. detention facilities in Iraq says there are no plans to shut down Abu Ghraib prison, where U.S. guards were photographed abusing Iraqi prisoners. NPR's Eric Westervelt visits the prison, where military officials are working to improve conditions.