Iraq: Post-War Iraq: Iraq_012-01

Prisoners from Iraq’s Abu Ghraib Prison rejoice after being released near Tikrit, Iraq, Tuesday, May 4, 2004. This was the first time the prisoners were released after images of the abuse at Abu Ghraib prison were seen all over the world. After about a five-hour drive from Abu Ghraib Prison to Tikrit area, scores of prisoners were freed from three buses on a dead-end road. U.S. military has received international condemnation for alleged abuses and humiliation of prisoners.

Prisoners from Iraq’s Abu Ghraib Prison rejoice after being released near Tikrit, Iraq, Tuesday, May 4, 2004. This was the first time the prisoners were released after images of the abuse at Abu Ghraib prison were seen all over the world. After about a five-hour drive from Abu Ghraib Prison to Tikrit area, scores of prisoners were freed from three buses on a dead-end road. U.S. military has received international condemnation for alleged abuses and humiliation of prisoners.