Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

US, UN Condemn IS Killing of Iraqi Lawyer

The U.S. State Department has condemned the torture and murder of an Iraqi human rights lawyer by Islamic State militants. In a statement released Friday, spokesperson Jen Psaki said Samira Salih al-Nuaimi was working to make the future brighter for Iraqis. She said Islamic State killed al-Nuaimi and other women and girls in Iraq and Syria for refusing to abide by the groups "draconian efforts to strip them of their rights." Psaki added that the terror group's oppression...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter