START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

World

#MuslimLivesMatter Is at the Heart of Defeating ISIS
World  (tags: #MuslimLivesMatter, ISIS, ISIL, IS, Daesh, power, Islam, Muslim, Chapel Hill shootings, middle-east, iraq, syria, nigeria, afghanistan, pakistan )

Evelyn
- 191 days ago - english.alarabiya.net
ISIS fighters are primarily Muslim-killers who abuse Islam as a cover for their atrocities. Non-Muslims need to understand this and that the major challenge ISIS, al-Qaeda and like-minded groups pose is to Muslims. Such extremists are small in number but
ISIS Victims Speak On How TheyâEUR(TM)re Being Targeted For Extinction
World  (tags: ISIS, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, iraq, middle-east, Refugees, abuses, society, terrorism, violence, war, world, terrorists, Islam, Muslims )

Penny
- 196 days ago - ijreview.com
The rise of ISIS, the declining freedom of speech and communication globally, and the sheer number of religious prisoners around the world pose a critical threat to all of humanity.
ISIS Using Kids as Suicide Bombers, Human Shields, Sex Slaves, Says UN
World  (tags: ISIS, children, conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, iraq, middle-east, terrorism, terrorists, war )

Penny
- 201 days ago - aleteia.org
The Islamic State group has been taking Iraqi boys, some of them retarded, and using them in suicide attacks, the United Nations said this week. In addition, IS militants are selling abducted Iraqi children at markets as sex slaves, and killing other
Who Is Sajida Al-Rishawi? ISIS Demands Release Of Iraqi Woman With Links To Al Qaeda, Islamic State (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: ISIS/ISIL/DAESH, violence, suicide bomber, Human Rights, terrorism, middle-east, ethics, government, news, prisoner exchange, Al Qaeda, Iraq )

Carrie
- 215 days ago - ibtimes.com
The Islamic State group has demanded the release of an Iraqi woman named Sajida al-Rishawi, as it posted a video indicating the beheading of one of two Japanese hostages taken in Syria, Haruna Yukawa. Instead of ransom, the terror group is seeking a ...
ISIS Execute 13 Football Fans By Firing Squad for Watching Iraq Play Jordan on TV in Islamist-Controlled Mosul Read More: Http:
World  (tags: Human Rights, Islamic Murders, Iraq )

Stan
- 221 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
SIS militants have executed 13 teenage boys for watching the Asian Cup football match between Iraq and Jordan last week. The young football fans had been caught watching the game on television in the Iraqi city of Mosul.
How Big Corporations Are Raking in the Profits on Iraq's Disintegration
World  (tags: war, Middle East, Iraq, corporations, profits, military-industrial complex )

Freya
- 224 days ago - alternet.org
The current American war in Iraq is a struggle in search of a goal. It began in August as a humanitarian intervention, morphed into a campaign to protect Americans in-country, became a plan to defend the Kurds.
After Making Waves In 2014, ISIS' Power Appears To Ebb
World  (tags: ISIS, violence, politics, world, middle-east, news, war, iraq, freedoms, conflict, humanrights )

Cal
- 236 days ago - npr.org
the group has lost three senior leaders and mid-level commanders. It's more difficult for them to move around freely, and oil fields -- key sources of funding -- have taken a pounding
Take Slavery in Iraq to the International Criminal Court
World  (tags: Iraq, slavery, sex workers, Refugees&Relief, violence, politics, HumanRights, humanrights, conflict )

Roger
- 260 days ago - walkfree.org
Thousands of women and girls in Iraq have reportedly been forced into marriage and sexual slavery by Islamic State fighters Khandhar Kaliphs daughter is one of them. She said she is going to be sold as a slave for $10.What can a father say to that?
For Yazidi Women, Escaping ISIS Doesn't Mean The Ordeal Is Over
World  (tags: women, Yazidi women, ISIS, sexual atrocities, society, culture, middle east, iraq, world )

Cal
- 261 days ago - npr.org
The Yazidis, a small ethno-religious minority concentrated in Iraq's north, already were a conservative, insular community. Now, families are torn between empathy for the suffering women and generations of tribal codes of honor that have never faced such
They Survived the Islamic State. Can They Make It Through the Winter?
World  (tags: Yazidis, world, politics, middle-east, ISIS, humanrights, Refugees&Relief, iraq )

Cal
- 291 days ago - globalpost.com
After fleeing IS militants in Iraq, many Yazidis are surviving in makeshift shelters in the open air. Just wait till the snow comes.
ISIS Executions: 1,000 Iraqi Civilians Killed In ISIS-Controlled Towns Since June ~ Hundreds More Found In Mass Graves (TEXT and
World  (tags: ISIL/ISIS/Daesh, violence, Iraq, Human Rights, middle-east, freedoms, death, ethics, terrorism )

Carrie
- 298 days ago - ibtimes.com
That number does not include the more than 820 people found in mass graves and in rivers in Iraq during the same period of time. The rate of executions per month increased dramatically every month from July to October, indicating a possible parallel...
Turkey Says It's Helping Iraqi Kurds Join Fight For Kobani
World  (tags: world, violence, war, iraq, Turkey, politics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 312 days ago - npr.org
Turkey says it is assisting Iraqi Kurdish fighters in crossing into Syria to aid their brethren in the embattled city of Kobani, where Kurds have fought a fierce defense action for weeks against besieging Islamic State militants.
Could Iraq's Tribes Provide the Glue That Keeps the Country From Falling Apart?
World  (tags: world, politics, iraq, government, middle-east, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 314 days ago - csmonitor.com
Saddam Hussein tapped Iraq's tribes, which cross geographic and ethnic lines, to bolster his regime. Now some tribesmen are offering to help fend off the self-declared Islamic State.
ISIS's Nightmare: Fierce Kurdish Women Fighters
World  (tags: world, war, violence, middle-east, iraq, ISIS, women in battle, politics, humanrights )

Cal
- 318 days ago - alternet.org
In the battle for Kobani, Syria, Kurdish women warriors are said to terrify ISIS.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: World

Most Active Stories Today in World tagged with iraq

top story finders in World

1. AniMae C. 27 popular stories

2. Darren Woolsey 26 popular stories

3. Frans Badenhorst 26 popular stories

4. Natasha Salgado 23 popular stories

5. Julia Cabrera-Woscek 22 popular stories

6. Dalia H. 20 popular stories

7. 19 popular stories

8. Laura H. 15 popular stories

9. Alexa R. 14 popular stories

10. Rahman Qureshi 14 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!