Islamic State fighters have been accused of killing at least 500 member of Iraq's minority Yazidi community and burying them in mass graves by the country's human rights minister.
Mohammed Shia al-Sudani told Reuters the country has evidence that women and children was also buried alive by members of the group previously known as Isis.
Some 300 women were kidnapped as slaves, he added.
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters have emerged victorious in the battle for Mosul Dam, but the question is - what will their next move be?
An ITV News team at Mosul Dam was with victorious Kurdish Peshmerga fighters at the complex earlier today.
ITV News joined a Kurdish unit fighting Islamist militants near Irbil and found them using tanks from the 1950s and short on ammunition.