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Islamic State Yazidis

ISIS Releases More Than 200 Captive Yazidis In Iraq

Reuters | Posted 06.08.2015 | World

KIRKUK, Iraq, April 8 (Reuters) - More than 200 elderly and infirm Yazidis were freed on Wednesday by Islamic State militants who had been holding ...

Watch The Harrowing Story Of A Yazidi Woman Fighting Back Against ISIS

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 10.22.2014 | World

As Islamic State militants led a brutal attack on the Yazidi minority in Iraq's north this past August, tens of thousands of villagers fled into the S...

ISIS Still Threatens Yazidis On Mount Sinjar

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 10.22.2014 | World

It was the imminent threat of a massacre on Iraq's Sinjar mountain that first drew U.S. airstrikes against the Islamic State militant group in August....

Haunting Photos Of Iraqi Minorities On The Run From The Islamic State

The Huffington Post | Michael Maisel | Posted 08.07.2014 | World

As Islamic State fighters extended their offensive into northern Iraq on Thursday, members of Iraq's minority communities fled in search of refuge. Th...

Iraq's Yazidis Face Extremist Militants Or Perilous Mountains

Reuters | Posted 10.06.2014 | World

By Ahmed Rasheed and Michael Georgy BAGHDAD, Aug 5 (Reuters) - When the Islamic State made another dramatic push through northern Iraq...