Murad has joined forces with human rights lawyer Amal Clooney to fight for an investigation into ISIS's crimes against humanity.
The battle for Mosul is approaching its end after seven months of combat.
Charity removes clergyman over allegations of involvement in ransom payments to radical Islamist group.
The human rights lawyer will represent Yazidi victims of ISIS at the International Criminal Court.
A 30-woman unit made up of Yazidis as well as Kurds from Iraq and Syria helps push back brutal militants.
Nihad Barakat was just 16 when she was kidnapped by ISIS fighters.
She has become the public face for Yazidi women and girls held in ISIS captivity.
It's the second time U.S. lawmakers have declared a genocide.
The "historic decision" is the first time the European body has recognized an ongoing genocide.
Kurdish forces launched Operation Sinjar against ISIS early Thursday morning.
Analysts warn that as the group lose control of oil fields, they'll make money in other ways.
After jihadists forced them to flee their homes, members of the religious minority group are trying to begin their lives anew.
The Islamic State group has said in their online magazine that the enslavement of Yazidi women constitutes the revival of an ancient Shariah tradition