(warning: graphic photos below) Updated May 9th, 2004
The New Yorker has released
this latest photo.
An Iraqi prisoner and American military dog handlers. Other
photographs show the Iraqi on the ground, bleeding.
Washington Post released more photos:
It’s the "liberation" of the Iraqi people – and it isn’t
These are just some of the photos that led to an investigation
into conditions at the Abu Ghraib prison, once Saddam’s torture
palace, and now run by the occupation authorities, as revealed in a
shocking report broadcast by CBS on 60 Minutes II.
Brig. Gen. Janice Karpinski, in charge of the occupiers’
detention facilities throughout Iraq, has been dismissed from her
post, and 6 U.S. soldiers face charges.
"This is international standards," said Karpinski, in an earlier
interview with CBS. "It's the best care available in a prison
Anybody can see that….
Below, Brigadier-General Janis
Karpinski, who was responsible for military jails in Iraq, and has
now been suspended in the abuse probe, meets with Donald
And even more disturbing screen shots made available
from Global Free Press via
These images are from the 60 Minutes II broadcast. CBS
says that it has twelve of these photographs, though there are
dozens more. Among them:
The Army has photographs that show a detainee with wires
attached to his genitals. Another shows a dog attacking an Iraqi
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