September 3, 2014
The beheading of US journalist Steven Sotloff by Islamic State militants is the latest in a series of war crimes being committed by the armed group across Syria and Iraq.
September 1, 2014
Gruesome evidence of ethnic cleansing in northern Iraq as Islamic State moves to wipe out minorities
Fresh evidence uncovered by Amnesty International indicates that members of the armed group calling itself the Islamic State (IS) have launched a systematic campaign of ethnic cleansing in northern Ir...
August 11, 2014
Humanitarian efforts failing the hundreds of thousands forced to flee ethnic cleansing in northern Iraq
The international community must urgently mount a concerted humanitarian response to assist hundreds of thousands of people across northern Iraq fleeing ethnic cleansing by the forces of the Islamic S...
August 7, 2014
Tens of thousands of Iraqis are fleeing in panic as Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham militants continue their advance through the north-west of the country.