Congressional Probe Reveals Cover-Up of "Auschwitz-Like" Conditions at U.S.-Funded Afghan Hospital

(Multimedia) A congressional investigation has revealed a top U.S. general in Afghanistan sought to stall an investigation into abuse at a U.S.-funded hospital in Kabul that kept patients in "Auschwitz-like" conditions. Army whistleblowers revealed photographs taken in 2010, which show severely neglected, starving patients at Daoud Hospital, considered the crown jewel of the Afghan medical system where the country's military personnel are treated. The photos show ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Dwight Rousu - Aug 1, 2012 - 8:36 PM PDT
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A long term example of investigative journalism into human abuse and trying to counter the related lies in propaganda from the military.

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