About as

on 20/8/2014, the High Committee was established to let the world know and recognize the genocide against the citizens of the Kurdish terroteries outside the KRG Region, The committee has been founded following a decision of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers  Kurdistan Regional Government Iraq (KRG)  after the attacks by the terrorist organization of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) which is locally known as DAESH. These attacks against the Kurdish terroteries outside the administration of the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq in 03/08/2014, led to the control of the DAESH organization on aforementioned territories while committing violations defined as an international crime. Then, The Commission for Investigation & Gathering Evidence launched which is  based  Duhok city, and set up a body to investigate in the terroteries, collecting and processing the evidence found.


The tasks of the  Commission for Investigation & Gathering evidence:


Investigation, documentation ;and collection of evidence in  attrocities and violations committed by the organization of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (DAESH) against inhabitants of those areas, which are classified according to international humanitarian law and international human rights law as crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes.  The commission attempts to  recognize  these atrocities at the international level. Finally, it provides psychological treatment and social research for the traumatized victims of those violations.