• ISTAQLAL, Iraq - A former detainee speaks with Iraqi Policemen in the Boob Al Sham police station during a detainee release ceremony March 1in the Istaqlal district of eastern Baghdad. Twelve former detainees were released from Camp Cropper, into the custody of the Iraqi Security Forces. IP officers then released the former inmates back to their families during the ceremony and told the former inmates to appreciate this day and embrace freedom.  Soldiers assigned to 1st Battalion, 112nd Infantry Regiment, 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Pennsylvania National Guard, partnered with their ISF counterparts during the event to assist in security measures.

    ISTAQLAL, Iraq - A former detainee speaks with...

    ISTAQLAL, Iraq - A former detainee speaks with Iraqi Policemen in the Boob Al Sham police station during a detainee release ceremony March 1in the Istaqlal district of eastern Baghdad. Twelve former detainees were released from Camp Cropper, into the...

  • ISTAQLAL, Iraq - A released detainee hugs his family member during a release ceremony March 1at the Boob Al Sham police station in the Istaqlal district of Baghdad. Twelve former detainees were released from a Coalition Forces compound to the custody of the Iraqi Security Forces. After taking an oath to remain law abiding citizens, the detainees were released by IP officers and were reunited with their families. Soldiers of 1st Battalion, 112nd Infantry Regiment, 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Pennsylvania National Guard, partnered with their ISF counterparts during the event to assist in security measures.

    ISTAQLAL, Iraq - A released detainee hugs his...

    ISTAQLAL, Iraq - A released detainee hugs his family member during a release ceremony March 1at the Boob Al Sham police station in the Istaqlal district of Baghdad. Twelve former detainees were released from a Coalition Forces compound to the custody...

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