Kurdish officials told me they weren't sure what to do with them.
Kurdish officials say they have enough food to feed the population of northern Iraq for 30 days.
Kurdish officials said it would take at least a few days to assemble the forces on the ground.
Several neighbors and Kurdish officials gave various accounts of the events.
Kurdish officials said this effort, while welcome, would not be enough.
"It was not a happy meeting from our point of view," said a Kurdish official.
Americans have taken some of these prisoners away, Kurdish officials said.
In return they would have received amnesty and money, Kurdish officials said.
Kurdish officials predict that he will be sentenced to death.
Kurdish officials and human rights advocates said the death toll had been much higher.