15 Sunni Muslims have been executed by Iraqi Shi’ite militia in Baquab. The executions took place on Wednesday. The 15 Sunni victims had been shot on the head and the chest, after they were executed the bodies were then hang from electricity poles in public squares by cables. Local medical crews have been stopped by the Shi’ite militia from removing the bodies.
The executions of the 15 were to act as a warning to other Sunnis from supporting ISIS. It has been reported that that the victims had been kidnapped over the last week. Shi’ite militia have started to challenge the Sunni militias and ISIS.