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During the War in Iraq, human rights violations, committed from late 2003 to early 2004, in the form of physical, psychological, and sexual abuse, including torture,[1][2][3] reports of rape,[1][2] sodomy,[3] and homicide[4] of prisoners held in the Abu Ghraib prison (also known as Baghdad Correctional Facility) came to public attention beginning in early 2004 with Department of Defense announcements. These acts were committed by military police personnel of the United States Army together…


US Army Private First Class Lynndie England one of the guards involved in the 2004 Abu Ghraib abuse scandal says she does not regret her actions. The revelation comes in the wake of the massacre of 16 Afghan civilians by a US soldier, further tarnishing the image of the American military.


Baghdad — A photo obtained by the Washington Post and released Thursday, May 6, 2004, shows a soldier identifed as U.S. Army Spc. Lynndie England, 21, of the 372nd Military Police Company with a naked detainee at the Abu Gharib prison.

1 - Icons Of The Iraq War: Abu Ghraib's Lynndie England And Prisoner Abuse - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Saddam Saleh, a former prisoner at Abu Ghraib, shows a photograph at a 2004 press conference from the scandal that includes him in the middle of a group of naked prisoners being mocked by Lynndie England.

from the Guardian

Interview: She's home from jail, but Lynndie England can't escape Abu Ghraib

'What happens in war happens' In 2004, photographs of abuses at Abu Ghraib shocked the world. Seven people were charged, but the face of the scandal will always be Lynndie England, the 21-year-old private grinning at the camera. Emma Brockes meets her


TORTURED: Lynndie England, Abu Ghraib and the Photographs that Shocked the World. In addition to revealing the young Army Reservist's thoughts and feelings about her role in the abuse, the questionable conduct of the war and the Bush-era torture policies that contributed to the culture of abuse that came to exist at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. £33.60


Spc. Charles Graner seen here was a former "correctional" officer and given the harshest sentence for these photo leaks of anyone else involved, for being the "ring leader" of sorts. He served the longest time by far - 6.5 years of a 10 year sentence. Pfc. Lynndie England was sentenced to 3 years, and no one else served more than a year in prison.


Lynndie England in Errol Morris' documentary Standard Operating Procedure