Public executions and mass graves: ISIS targets Sunni tribe in Iraq

November 2, 2014 2:32 AM

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Public executions and mass graves: ISIS targets Sunni tribe in Iraq

Baghdad, Iraq (CNN) -- They were taken from their homes, some pulled from their beds, in the middle of the night.

They were fathers, brothers and sons, members of the U.S.-allied Albu Nimr tribe -- the Sunni clan considered among the last holdouts against ISIS in Iraq's western desert.

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