Human Rights Watch: Kurds illegally destroying Arab homes in Iraq - CNN

(CNN) Human Rights Watch is accusing Iraqi Kurdish forces of unlawfully targeting and destroying Arab homes in regions they have retaken from ISIS fighters. Kurdish Regional Government forces, also known as the Peshmerga, is a 100,000-strong military ...

Kurdistan denies allegations its forces destroyed homes in areas captured from ISIS - Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Sunday defended itself against a report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) criticizing the Kurdish Peshmerga forces for the unlawful destruction of homes and buildings in liberated ...

Kurdish forces accused of war crime - Asia Times

Kurdish peshmerga forces sit on top of a tank on the outskirts of Kirkuk April 18, 2015. REUTERS/Ako Rasheed. Iraqi Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State in northern Iraq unlawfully destroyed Arab homes in scores of towns and villages in what may ...

WATCH: New ISIS Video Directed at Kurds Shows Captured & Killed Peshmerga - Heavy.com

In a new video purportedly released by the Islamic State titled “O our people, respond to the Messenger of Allah,” ISIS discusses the history of the Kurdish people and Islam. The video was released from “Wilayat Karkuk,” an ISIS-occupied region ...

Kurds in Iraq rampage - Hong Kong Standard (press release)

Iraqi Kurdish forces have demolished Arab homes and buildings and in some cases entire villages in disputed areas in the country's north, Human Rights Watch said.Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region has gained or solidified control over swathes of ...