US decries Islamic State ‘genocide’ of Christians, others

Illustrative image of fighters from the Islamic State group marching in Raqqa, Syria, Jan. 14, 2014. (Militant photo via AP, File)

Illustrative image of fighters from the Islamic State group marching in Raqqa, Syria, Jan. 14, 2014. (Militant photo via AP, File)

Tillerson says terror group carrying out ‘crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing’ in Iraq and Syria

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Congress terms Islamic State atrocities ‘genocide’

Undated file image posted on a militant website on January 14, 2014, shows Islamic State fighters marching in Raqqa, Syria. (AP/Militant Website)

Undated file image posted on a militant website on January 14, 2014, shows Islamic State fighters marching in Raqqa, Syria. (AP/Militant Website)

Representatives urge Security Council to set up regional war-crimes tribunal in Syria to prosecute IS for ‘war crimes against humanity’

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Obama authorizes air strikes in Iraq

U.S. President Barack Obama talks about the humanitarian relief situation in Iraq, at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington August 7, 2014.        REUTERS/Larry Downing

U.S. President Barack Obama talks about the humanitarian relief situation in Iraq, at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington August 7, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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PA eyes The Hague as Abbas accuses Israel of ‘genocide’

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (C) prays prior a meeting with his leadership in the West Bank city of Ramallah on July 9, 2014.  (photo credit: AFP/ABBAS MOMANI)

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (C) prays prior a meeting with his leadership in the West Bank city of Ramallah on July 9, 2014. (photo credit: AFP/ABBAS MOMANI)

Palestinian leader invokes Auschwitz during emergency meeting; PLO calls for world’s protection

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