Islamic State killed 1,432 Syrians outside battle since June: monitor

trib.al – BEIRUT (Reuters) – The militant Islamic State group has killed 1,432 Syrians off the battlefield since the end of June when it declared a caliphate in the territory under its control, a group monitoring the war said on Monday. The killings included deaths by beheading and stoning as well as times when the group has slit victims’ throats or shot them in non-combat situations. Islamic State, which has seized parts of northern and eastern Syria as well northern and western Iraq, has often displayed bodies in public after the killings.

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