Iraq: Grave Fears for Kidnapped Migrant Workers

http://www.ituc-csi.org/iraq-grave-fears-for-kidnapped

The ITUC has expressed grave fears for migrant workers trapped in the fighting in Iraq, with reports emerging that extremist group ISIS plans to use 39 kidnapped Indian workers as human shields. ISIS has shown no willingness to discuss release of the 39, whom it seized in Mosul. 46 Indian nurses are also said to be stranded in a Tikrit hospital.