Aswat al-Iraq 6
December 24, 2008
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: U.S. forces in Iraq have detained 10,000 prisoners without evidence of their wrongdoing, a U.S. detention centers in Iraq commander said on Monday.
“My forces have evidence to convict 2,000 detainees, who will be referred to the Iraqi judiciary,” he said.
“A total of 350 detainees have been convicted, and more than 100 received death sentences,” he added.
“There are also 50 teenage detainees,” he noted.