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Prisoners pledge of allegiance

Sheikh Saleh the head of the Sahwa or Awakening movement in the Dura district of Baghdad reads out an allegiance of good citizenship as Iraqi prisoners wait to be released in Baghdad on February 26, 2009. Some 27 prisoners were released after being brought in from the US Bucca prison in southern Iraq to Baghdad as part of the US-Iraqi security agreement. Getty Images photo by Ahmad al-Rubaye