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Body of UN Official Identified in Iraq

The United Nations has confirmed that its representative in Iraq's Diyala province, missing since last April, was slain. Amer al-Kaissy's body was discovered in November. It was only this week that it could be positively identified. Officials believe al-Kaissy was kidnapped and executed by militias who are fighting against Islamic State, but are also suspected of kidnappings, murders and other crimes. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned what he called a "shocking...

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