October 13, 2014
Shi’a militias backed by the government of Iraq have abducted and killed scores of Sunni civilians in recent months and enjoy total impunity for these war crimes.
October 1, 2014
Amnesty International USA urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to ensure that neither U.S. military assistance nor military strikes in Syria or Iraq contribute to further human rights abuses....
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...