UN urges intl’ community to save Iraqi town besieged by ISISThe UN special representative to Iraq, Nickolay Mladenov, has called on the international community to prevent “possible massacre” in the northern town of Amerli, which has been under siege by Islamic State militants for two months.
A Iraqi Turkmen Shiite fighter, who volunteered to join the government forces, holds a position on August 4, 2014 in Amerli, some 160 kilometres (100 miles) north of Baghdad. (AFP Photo / Ali Al-Bayati)
UN urges intl’ community to save Iraqi town besieged by ISIS
UN fears massacre of Turkmen in Iraq
24 August, 2014,