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Iraq: Ethnic cleansing on historic scale: the Islamic State's ...
2 September 2014

ETHNIC CLEANSING ON A HISTORIC SCALE: ISLAMIC STATE'S SYSTEMATIC TARGETING OF MINORITIES IN NORTHERN IRAQ. ...

Report       MDE 14/011/2014

Gruesome evidence of ethnic cleansing in northern Iraq as ...
2 September 2014

Fresh evidence uncovered by Amnesty International indicates that members of the armed group calling itself the Islamic State (IS) have launched a ...

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Iraq: Amnesty International oral statement to the 22nd special ...
1 September 2014

MDE 14/012/2014 1 September 2014. Check against delivery UN Human Rights Council. Twenty-second Special Session ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/012/2014

Iraq: Human Rights Council must condemn the commission ...
29 August 2014

At this Special Session the Human Rights Council must go beyond condemning crimes and abuses by the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS), formerly ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/010/2014

Amnesty International | Iraqi authorities must investigate ' ...
22 August 2014

The Iraqi authorities must properly investigate the unlawful killing of dozens of worshippers at a Sunni mosque north-east of the capital Baghdad today ...

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Syria: 'Beheading' of US reporter a war crime that highlights ' ...
20 August 2014

The apparent execution-style killing by the Islamic State (IS) armed group of a US reporter who went missing in Syria constitutes a war crime.

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Humanitarian efforts failing the hundreds of thousands forced ...
12 August 2014

The international community must urgently mount a concerted humanitarian response to assist hundreds of thousands of people across northern Iraq ...

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Mass exodus from Iraqi towns and cities as ISIS advance ...
7 August 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 ...

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Amnesty International | Mass exodus from Iraqi towns and ...
7 August 2014

Panic has taken hold in north-western Iraq as tens of thousands of people flee areas where Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) militants are continuing ...

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Amnesty International | Iraqis displaced by ISIS attacks in ...
5 August 2014

Iraqis displaced by fighting in the north-west of the country must be given urgent humanitarian assistance, Amnesty International said after tens of thousands ...

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