Nearly 200 photographs linked to allegations of abuse by the US military in Iraq and Afghanistan over a decade ago have been released by the Pentagon.

The photos were released in response to a freedom of information request by theAmerican Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).

The images show mainly bruises and cuts on prisoners’ arms and legs.

Reported by BBC News. You can read the full story here. 

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