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A detainee in an outdoor solitary confinement cell talks with a military policeman
Image: John Moore/AP/picture alliance



The US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003 saw the end of the 24-year-long rule of dictator Saddam Hussein. The consequences remain to this day, as Iraq is wrecked by ongoing conflict and crises.

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