Repost: Hearing Begins For Five GIs In Rape-Slaying Case (.pdf)
Unidentified Iraqi witnesses testify in case that has strained U.S.-Iraqi ties
AP, Updated: 7:01 a.m. MT Aug 6, 2006
BAGHDAD, Iraq – An Iraqi army medic told a U.S. military hearing Sunday he was sick for weeks after finding the naked and burned body of a 14-year-old girl allegedly raped and murdered by American soldiers south of Baghdad. It is among the worst in a series of cases of alleged abuse of Iraqis by American soldiers.