[JURIST] An investigative commission in Afghanistan issued a statement on Saturday alleging the abuse of prisoners held by the US military at prisons in their country. The commission called for the transfer of all prisoners [AP report] held by the US military to Afghan custody. The detainees [JURIST news archive] held by US forces are a combination of Afghan nationals and foreign al Qaeda operatives. The commission also alleged that some prisoners are being held without evidence and called for...

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