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Amnesty Reports Possible War Crimes by US-Backed Kurds in Syria

Amnesty International said Tuesday that U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in northern Syria may have committed war crimes by forcing thousands of people from their homes and knocking down buildings. Among the strongest accusations in its report are quotes from civilians who said they were threatened with airstrikes from the U.S.-led coalition of militaries if they did not leave. Amnesty said its researchers visited 14 towns and villages in Hasakeh and Raqqa provinces in July and August, in...

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