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Amnesty: Islamic State in Iraq's Ethnic Cleansing on 'Historic Scale'

Rights group Amnesty International says Islamic State militants in northern Iraq have carried out "ethnic cleansing on a historic scale" in a bid to wipe out non-Arabs and non-Sunni Muslims. A new report Tuesday says the systematic campaign includes mass killings and abductions that have terrorized all of northern Iraq and is fueling sectarian tensions in the region. Amnesty is calling for protection and humanitarian support for Iraq's minorities who have been displaced...

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