UK Parliament Calls ISIS Atrocities Against Religious Minorities 'Genocide'

April 20, 2016

On Wednesday, the House of Commons passed a motion stating: “That this House believes that Christians, Yazidis, and other ethnic and religious minorities in Iraq and Syria are suffering Genocide at the hands of Daesh; and calls on the Government to make an immediate Referral to the UN Security Council with a view to conferring jurisdiction upon the International Criminal Court so that perpetrators can be brought to justice.”

Read more at: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2016/april/uk-parliament-calls-isis-atrocities-against-religious-minorities-genocide


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