Wednesday November 12, 2014
The United States has acknowledged to a UN anti-torture watchdog it had "crossed the line" following the September 11 attacks.
Tuesday July 23, 2013
Al-Qaeda has claimed responsibility for raids on prisons in Iraq in which 500 inmates were freed.
Monday July 22, 2013
Hundreds of convicts, including senior members of al-Qaeda, have broken out of Iraq's Abu Ghraib jail after comrades launched a military-style assault to free them.
Saturday February 21, 2009
Iraqi officials formally reopened Abu Ghraib prison, which became synonymous with abuse under the US occupation.
Saturday November 11, 2006
A German court is to be asked to formulate charges against the former US Defence Secretary, Donald Rumsfeld, over the abuse of detainees at Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay.
Saturday April 29, 2006
The US army has charged the former head of the interrogation centre at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq with seven offences including cruelty and maltreatment.
Thursday February 16, 2006
Government ministers in Iraq have reacted angrily to the broadcast of further images showing prisoners apparently being tortured and humiliated by US soldiers in Abu Ghraib prison.
Wednesday February 15, 2006
The Pentagon has confirmed the authenticity of a set of photographs of prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib that were aired for the first time yesterday by Australian television.
Monday November 28, 2005
Two Islamic Party members and one of their bodyguards were killed today when gunmen opened fire on their car near Abu Ghraib in western Baghdad.
Wednesday September 28, 2005