Ongoing Atrocities on Iraqi Children by USA

Atrocities even on Children, where is Humanity?

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U.S. and Allies Tortured Kids in Iraqi Prisons

By Sherwood Ross
Mon, 10 Nov 2008 11:25:00
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(The Intelligence Daily) — Since it invaded Iraq in 2003, the U.S. has detained thousands of juveniles—some of whom were tortured and sexually abused, according to published reports. Figures of the number of children behind bars vary. Some estimates put the number as high as  6,000.

While the criminal abuse of male prisoners at Abu Ghraib is well known, child and women prisoners held there have also been tortured and raped, according to Neil Mackay of Glasgow’s “Sunday Herald.” Abu Ghraib prison is located about 20 miles west of Baghdad.

Iraqi lawyer Sahar Yasiri, representing the Federation of Prisoners and Political Prisoners, said in a published interview there are more than 400,000 detainees in Iraq being held in 36 prisons and camps…

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