Key Issue: Blind Obedience in a prison setting - Abu Ghraib

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Key Issue:

Behaviour of US soldiers during Iraq conflict

Breach of prisoners human rights

2004 - photographs published in press

Investigations followed

Abuse, torture and humilation occurred

The accused were tormenting the prisoners for fun (case for prosecution)

They were obeying orders from senior officials to commit behaviours (defence)

Soldiers are meant to obey orders of their


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