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HRW Documents Islamic State's 'Systematic Rape' of Yazidis

Islamic State militants are committing systematic rape and sexual violence against Iraq's Yazidi minority, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday, in the latest report detailing alleged war crimes by the fighters in the 10 months since they stormed large areas of the country. The Islamic State offensive included laying siege to the Mount Sinjar area, forcing thousands of Yazidis to flee while the militants kidnapped thousands and killed many others. Their tactics included dividing women...

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