Exclusive: Islamic State suspects sent by U.S. from Syria to Iraq
U.S. forces have quietly sent at least 30 suspected foreign Islamic State fighte...
THREAD: Last August, Iraq sentenced a French man to life in prison for belonging to Islamic State. But in court & to me, he insisted he had never set foot here & was "brought over by the Americans." Similar cases begun showing up over the next 8 months
The US military is unilaterally transferring European ISIS captives from Syria to Iraq where they have been tortured and some sentenced to death. Huge scoop by
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UN special rapporteur for human rights:“The sub-contraction of trials... to an ill-resourced, under-funded, ill-equipped criminal justice system in Iraq can only be described as an abrogation of responsibility.” On Syria ISIS foreign fighters sent to Iraq.