In this Nov. 1, 2006 file photo, women react in grief over the coffin of a relative killed when a car bomber struck a wedding party, in al-Sadr hospital in Shiite enclave of Sadr City in Baghdad, Iraq. Iraqi security forces have arrested a Sunni insurgent who confessed to involvement in attacks that killed 70 people, including nearly two dozen at a wedding in 2006, a senior Iraqi intelligence officer said Saturday, May 28, 2011.(AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File)

Group: Thousands Of Women Illegally Held In Iraq

“Iraqi security forces and officials act as if brutally abusing women will make the country safer,” said Joe Stork, deputy Middle East and North Africa director at Human Rights Watch.

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