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  אלול 7, 5774 , 02/09/14

UN to Investigate IS Crimes in Iraq

The United Nations Human Rights Council said Monday it will send a team to Iraq to investigate crimes by the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS).

The Iraqi government requested the UN fact-finding mission. The request was included in a resolution that condemns IS crimes more broadly.

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