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FEB 05, 2016 - Huffington Post

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Pentagon Continues To Block Release Of Bush-Era Torture Photos

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon on Friday begrudgingly released 198 photos showing abuse of detainees held by U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan during the George W. Bush administration.  The afternoon dump of photos, in response to a 2004 Freedom of Information Act lawsuit brought by the American Civil Liberties Union, is only a fraction of the 2,000 torture-related photographs the ACLU has sought. ...

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FEB 05, 2016 - The Guardian

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Nearly 200 images released by US military depict Bush-era detainee abuse

Court ruling forces Pentagon to release photos after 12-year legal battle of abuse at military sites around Iraq, Afghanistan and possibly Guantánamo BayWarning: some readers may find these images distressingBruises, reddened marks and bandaged body parts featured in nearly 200 images of US detainee abuse that the Pentagon was forced to release on Friday, the result of a court battle ...

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FEB 05, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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Assange hails 'victory' from embassy balcony after UN panel ruling

Speaking to a handful of supporters and a media scrum in a rare appearance from the balcony of the embassy where he took refuge nearly four years ago, Assange hailed a "victory of historical importance". Assange has refused to go to Sweden for questioning fearing deportation to the US over WikiLeaks' release of 500,000 secret military files on the wars ...

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FEB 05, 2016 - Fox News

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FEB 05, 2016 - Huffington Post

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Simmering Tensions Erupt In First Face-Off Between Hillary Clinton And Bernie Sanders

DURHAM, N.H. -- In their first head-to-head debate, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) made it clear that any lingering pleasantries from a happier time earlier in the campaign are vanishing quickly. The two engaged in their most heated exchanges to date over issues like international diplomacy, the death penalty and the ethical backbones of the campaigns they're running. But ...

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