Iraq's Kurdish fighters accused of war crime

New video shows Peshmerga soldier shooting dead a captured ISIL fighter, prompting a flurry of accusations.

    Peshmerga forces are being accused of a possible war crime in Iraq.

    A video has emerged showing Peshmerga soldier shooting dead a captured fighter from the Istamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group.

    Al Jazeera's Sue Turton reports from Maktab Khalid, just south of Kirkuk.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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