The following states and institutions have recognized the Yazidi genocide: Scottish Parliament 2017, Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe 2016, European Parliament 2016, US House of Representatives 2016, US Secretary of State John Kerry 2016, UK House of Commons 2016, United Nations Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic 2016, French Senate and French National Assembly 2016, Kurdistan Regional Government Foreign Minister Falah Mustafa 2014, Iraq Government 2014. 


UN Security Council Resolution 2379 

In September of 2017, the United Nations Security Council approved an unprecedented resolution to open an investigation into the war crimes committed by ISIS against the Yazidi people. 

"Why yesterday's UN Security Resolution was a landmark decision for the yazidis."