Fay Report: Investigation of 205th Military Intelligence Brigade's Activites in Abu Ghraib Detention Facility

<p>This report discusses an investigation into the alleged abuse of detainees at Abu Ghraib Detention Facility. The investigation was ordered initially by LTG Ricardo S. Sanchez, Commander, Combined Joint Task Force Seven (CJTF-7). LTG Sanchez appointed MG George R. Fay as investigating officer. MG Fay was appointed to investigate allegations that members of the 205th Military Intelligence Brigade (205 MI BDE) were involved in detainee abuse at the Abu Ghraib Detention Facility. Based on the dates stated in the report, the abuses took place over a four month period, between September 2003 - December 2004. The investigation uncovered over 40 incidents of abuse, including the death of a detainee. The report concludes that there was a clear breakdown in discipline and in the leadership of the soldiers.</p>

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