Islamic State kills at least 25 Iraqi tribesmen near Ramadi: officials




 
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November 22nd, 2014  
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Topic: Islamic State kills at least 25 Iraqi tribesmen near Ramadi: officials


By Raheem Salman BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants have killed at least 25 members of a Sunni Muslim tribe in a village on the eastern edge of the provincial capital Ramadi, local officials said on Saturday, in apparent revenge for tribal opposition to the radical Islamists. They said the bodies of the men from the Albu Fahd tribe were discovered by the Iraqi army when it launched a counter-offensive on Saturday against Islamic State near Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province. ...

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