Iraqi government used 'disproportionate force' against ISIS

UN report accuses jihadists of crimes against humanity

(ANSA) - Geneva, October 2 - A UN report released on Thursday accused Iraqi government forces and allied fighters of violating international humanitarian law in potentially disproportionate or indiscriminate air strikes and shelling of Islamic State (ISIS) targets. The report,compiled by the UN's Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCR) and the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI), noted that ISIS jihadists had also committed war crimes and crimes against humanity.
   

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