UN comments says violence in Iraq "remains staggering"; 18,800 killed from 1st January 2014 to October 2015
The UN says violence suffered by civilians in Iraq "remains staggering", with at least 18,800 killed between 1 January 2014 and 31 October 2015.
Some 3.2 million people have also been displaced internally over the same period, according to a new report.
The UN accuses so-called Islamic State of systematic and widespread violence, including holding 3500 mainly women and children as slaves.
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