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From the Database View database
Recent events

Thursday 17 August: 3 killed

Qaim: 3 young brothers, all under the age of 15, executed for refusing to join IS.

Wednesday 16 August: 25 killed

Tal Afar: 20 executed.

Baghdad: 1 man killed by IED leaving his house in Tha'ala; 1 body found in Rashidiya.

Mandali: 1 man killed and his son wounded by IED exploding under their car.

Baquba: 1 body found.

Tal al-Sibat Camp, Al Alam: 1 child dies from malnutrition and lack of basic services at camp for displaced in Salahuddin.