[ISIL] killed 33 people execution-style in eastern Syria on Wednesday, according to a monitoring group.
…The report said the people were between ages 18 and 25 and were “killed by sharp tools.” It added that it is unknown whether the victims were Syrian government forces, allied militia or rebel factions.
The report came as [ISIL] killed at least 22 people in the Iraqi city of Tikrit, also on Wednesday.
[ISIL] gunmen indiscriminately opened fire on police and civilians in the central Iraqi city before they blew themselves up, police officials told CNN. At least 31 other people were wounded in the attack.