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Iraq: Testimonies point to dozens of revenge killings of Sunni detainees

Headline Title:  Iraq: Testimonies point to dozens of revenge killings of Sunni detainees 27 June 2014 Amnesty International has gathered evidence pointing to a pattern of extrajudicial executions of detainees by government forces and Shi’a militias in the Iraqi cities of Tal ‘Afar, Mosul and Ba’quba.Surviving detainees and relatives of those killed gave graphic accounts that suggest Iraqi forces had carried out a series of vengeful attacks against Sunni detainees before withdrawing from Tal ‘Afar and Mosulf in northern Iraq. Both are now controlled by the Islamic State in Iraq and…

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