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CID Report (Death): 0234-2005-CID259-36335-5H9A; Johar Nasir Hammeed, Brigade Internment Facility (BIF), Baghdad International Airport, Baghdad, Iraq, August 31, 2005

July 13, 2006 | CID | ACLU-RDI 5487
A CID investigation into the death of Johar Nasir Hammeed, an Iraqi national who died while in custody at the 48th Brigade Combat Team, Brigade Internment Facility (BIF) at the Baghdad International Airport, Baghdad, Iraq. Mr. Hammeed was captured and brought to the BIF, where he was medically checked & cleared for detainment. On August 29th, while in general population of the camp, and after using the latrine, Mr. Hammeed fainted. Medics responded, but were unable to revive him. Mr. Hammeed was transported to the USAF 447th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), Emergency Medical Squadron. He died of a stroke two days later on August 31, 2005. There is no indication of trauma, and no abuse suspected. Cause of Death: Stroke; Manner of Death: Natural.