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A picture taken on January 24, 2012 shows a sign which reads in... News PhotoAl-Anbar,Al-Haditha,Arabia,Army,City,Conflict,Entrance,Flag,Iraq,Mass Murder,Middle East,Reading,Showing,Town,USA,Vertical,Violence,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPTO GO WITH AFP STORY BY PRASHANT RAO A picture taken on January 24, 2012 shows a sign which reads in Arabic 'Welcome to Haditha' at the entrance of the town in the western Iraq Anbar province, where 24 Iraqis were killed by US troops in 2005. Residents of the town of around 80,000 people, including relatives of those killed by US troops in 2005, have voiced shock and disgust over the light sentence meted out to a US soldier involved in the massacre. AFP PHOTO/ AZHAR SHALLAL (Photo credit should read AZHAR SHALLAL/AFP/GettyImages)