The UN says it has received reports from Iraq that "reveal acts of inhumanity on
an unimaginable scale". Deputy Human Rights Commissioner Flavia Pansieri ...
Amnesty International says it has new evidence Islamic State militants are
carrying out "a wave of ethnic cleansing" against minorities in northern Iraq.
Not to be confused with Northern Iraq offensive (June 2014). ..... Iraq crisis: Isis
declares its territories a new Islamic state with 'restoration of caliphate' in Middle ...
Aug 20, 2014 ... Islamic State, or the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil), has released a
video in which it appears to execute kidnapped US journalist ...
Aug 25, 2014 ... Special report: Narrative of peshmerga uniting to fight Isis splintering as factional
feuds and pay rows threaten quest for Kurdish statehood.
Aug 18, 2014 ... The prime minister also repeated his refusal to recall parliament to discuss the
crisis in Iraq. And he defended his decision to take another ...
Aug 15, 2014 ... Nouri al-Maliki drops his bid for a third term as prime minister of Iraq and pledges
support for his replacement, Haider al-Abadi. Maliki had ...
The current Iraq crisis began in early June, when the extremist group Islamic
State ... Iraq's three-way demographic divide didn't cause the current crisis, but it's
Aug 14, 2014 ... As we all try to make sense of the events that are unfolding, here are eight things
that you should know about the Iraq crisis. Please read on and ...
Jun 28, 2014 ... Seven Iraqi soldiers were killed and 29 others were wounded on ... Iraq crisis:
Kurdish authorities place tight restrictions on border crossings.