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Christian Today
Islamic State atrocities are 'genocide' says European ParliamentChristians have abandoned their homes in Iraq to escape violence from Islamic S
Islamic State atrocities are 'genocide' says European Parliament
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
Christians have abandoned their homes in Iraq to escape violence from Islamic State militants. It is the first time an ongoing conflict has been recognised as genocide. There has been considerable debate around the world as to whether the... Read more
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New Kerala
849 people killed across Iraq in JanuaryBaghdad, Feb 1 : At least 849 Iraqis were killed and 1,450 wounded in acts of t
849 people killed across Iraq in January
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Baghdad, Feb 1 : At least 849 Iraqis were killed and 1,450 wounded in acts of terrorism, violence and armed conflict in January across Iraq, a UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) said in a statement on Monday. The statement said that a total of... Read more
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International Business Times
Isis: Yazidi sex slaves freed from Daesh forced to undergo virginity tests Tortured Yazidi women and girls, who managed to escape the brutality of Islamic
Isis: Yazidi sex slaves freed from Daesh forced to undergo virginity tests
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Tortured Yazidi women and girls, who managed to escape the brutality of Islamic State (Isis) militants, had to face further humiliation, allegedly by Kurdish officials. The rescued women were forced to undergo virginity tests, which according to the... Read more
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Daily News
Over 18,000 Iraqi civilians killed since 2014: UNIRAQ: The number of civilians killed in violence in Iraq over the past two year
Over 18,000 Iraqi civilians killed since 2014: UN
Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
IRAQ: The number of civilians killed in violence in Iraq over the past two years is "staggering", the United Nations said Tuesday, with at least 18,802 people killed and another 36,245 injured. The figures count only documented casualties from... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq–UN Geneva – An estimated 3,500 people, mainly women and children, are being held
About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq–UN
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Geneva – An estimated 3,500 people, mainly women and children, are being held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants, the United Nations (UN) said on Tuesday. The Islamist group, which also... Read more
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The Manila Times
Almost 19K civilians killed in Iraq since 2014January 20, 2016 8:05 pm GENEVA: The number of civilians killed in violence in
Almost 19K civilians killed in Iraq since 2014
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
January 20, 2016 8:05 pm GENEVA: The number of civilians killed in violence in Iraq over the past two years is “staggering,” the United Nations said Tuesday, with at least 18,802 people killed and... Read more
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New Kerala
'Staggering' civilian death toll in Iraq: UN reportNew York, Jan 20 : A United Nations report released on Tuesday details the seve
'Staggering' civilian death toll in Iraq: UN report
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
New York, Jan 20 : A United Nations report released on Tuesday details the severe and extensive impact on civilians of the ongoing conflict in Iraq, with at least 18,802 civilians killed and another 36,245 wounded between January 2014 and October... Read more
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The Hindu
U.N. report: about 19,000 Iraqis killed in under 2 yearsReport says group committing abuses that may amount to war crimes, and possibly
U.N. report: about 19,000 Iraqis killed in under 2 years
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
Report says group committing abuses that may amount to war crimes, and possibly genocide. An estimated 3,500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants who impose a harsh rule marked by... Read more
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Irish Examiner
UN: Children on refugee route ‘may freeze to death’ | Irish Examiner Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Thousands of refugee children
UN: Children on refugee route ‘may freeze to death’
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Thousands of refugee children travelling along the migration route through Turkey and southeastern... Read more
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Calcutta News
UN reports 'staggering' new casualty figures in Iraq violence BAGHDAD - Nearly 19,000 civilians were killed and 3.2 million people internal
UN reports 'staggering' new casualty figures in Iraq violence
Calcutta News / Posted 18 days ago
BAGHDAD - Nearly 19,000 civilians were killed and 3.2 million people internally displaced in Iraq's ongoing conflict over a 22-month period, according to a new United Nations... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
UN: 'Staggering' Iraq death toll since 2014GENEVA - The number of civilians killed in violence in Iraq over the past two y
UN: 'Staggering' Iraq death toll since 2014
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
GENEVA - The number of civilians killed in violence in Iraq over the past two years is "staggering", the United Nations said Tuesday, with at least 18,802 people killed and another 36,245 injured. Iraqi mourners carry a coffin on December 19, 2015... Read more
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Sky News Australia
IS holding 3,500 women and children as slavesIslamic State is holding an estimated 3,500 women and children as slaves in Ira
IS holding 3,500 women and children as slaves
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 days ago
Islamic State is holding an estimated 3,500 women and children as slaves in Iraq, the United Nations has said. Those being held are primarily women and children from the Yazidi community, but a number are from other ethnic and religious minority... Read more
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Christian Today
UN Report: Nearly 19,000 Iraqi civilians killed in under two yearsAlmost 19,000 civilians were killed in Iraq between January 2014 and October 20
UN Report: Nearly 19,000 Iraqi civilians killed in under two years
Christian Today / Posted 18 days ago
Almost 19,000 civilians were killed in Iraq between January 2014 and October 2015, according to a new United Nations report released on Tuesday. A further 36,245 civilians were wounded, the report said, branding these findings "obscene". Kurdish... Read more
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Brisbane Times
UN report documents Islamic State war crimesDemonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial govern
UN report documents Islamic State war crimes
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
Demonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial government headquarters in Mosul, Iraq in June 2014. Photo: AP Geneva: An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic... Read more
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RTE News
19,000 Iraqis killed during conflict since 2014Nearly 19,000 Iraqi civilians have been killed and 36,000 wounded since 2014 du
19,000 Iraqis killed during conflict since 2014
RTE News / Posted 18 days ago
Nearly 19,000 Iraqi civilians have been killed and 36,000 wounded since 2014 during the ongoing conflict in the country, according to a new UN report. Another 3.2 million people have been internally displaced, including more than a million children... Read more
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News.com.au
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants who impose a harsh rule marked by gruesome public executions, the United Nations... Read more
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Sky News Australia
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN reportAn estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 days ago
An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants who impose a harsh rule marked by gruesome public executions, the United Nations says. The militant group, which also controls... Read more
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Perth Now
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants who impose a harsh rule marked by gruesome public executions, the United Nations... Read more
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The Courier Mail
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants who impose a harsh rule marked by gruesome public executions, the United Nations... Read more
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Adelaide Now
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants who impose a harsh rule marked by gruesome public executions, the United Nations... Read more
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Herald Sun
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held
3500 slaves held by IS in Iraq: UN report
Herald Sun / Posted 18 days ago
An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants who impose a harsh rule marked by gruesome public executions, the United Nations... Read more
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WA Today
UN report documents Islamic State war crimesDemonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial govern
UN report documents Islamic State war crimes
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
Demonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial government headquarters in Mosul, Iraq in June 2014. Photo: AP Geneva: An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic... Read more
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The Age
UN report documents Islamic State war crimesDemonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial govern
UN report documents Islamic State war crimes
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
Demonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial government headquarters in Mosul, Iraq in June 2014. Photo: AP Geneva: An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
UN report documents Islamic State war crimesDemonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial govern
UN report documents Islamic State war crimes
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Demonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial government headquarters in Mosul, Iraq in June 2014. Photo: AP Geneva: An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic... Read more
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Canberra Times
UN report documents Islamic State war crimesDemonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial govern
UN report documents Islamic State war crimes
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
Demonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans in front of the provincial government headquarters in Mosul, Iraq in June 2014. Photo: AP Geneva: An estimated 3500 people, mainly women and children, are believed to be held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
UN says Isis holding 3,500 slaves in Iraq Published: 19 January 2016 5:36 PM A United Nations report says the Islamic
UN says Isis holding 3,500 slaves in Iraq
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 18 days ago
Published: 19 January 2016 5:36 PM A United Nations report says the Islamic State is holding large numbers of women and children as slaves in Iraq. – Reuters pic, January 19, 2016.An estimated 3,500 people,... Read more
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New Kerala
23 killed in bomb attack at coffee shop in IraqBaghdad, Jan 12 : Up to 23 people were killed and 44 others wounded on Monday i
23 killed in bomb attack at coffee shop in Iraq
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
Baghdad, Jan 12 : Up to 23 people were killed and 44 others wounded on Monday in two coordinated bomb attacks at a coffee shop in a town in Iraq's eastern province of Diyala, a provincial security source said. The attack occurred in the evening when... Read more

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