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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....

On The First Day Of School, Iraqi Classrooms Are Filled With Families Fleeing ISIS

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 09.10.2014 | World

Yazidi families who fled the Islamic State's offensive last month have sought refuge in the relative safety of Iraq's Kurdish region. But with few cam...

No, They Aren't Devil Worshippers: The Yazidi's Misunderstood Religious Beliefs

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 08.14.2014 | Religion

Hunted by militants from the Islamic State, thousands of people from the Yazidi community have fled to the slopes of Iraq's Mount Sinjar, where they a...

Fears Remain For Yazidis Still Trapped In Mountains

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 08.12.2014 | World

Some members of an Iraqi minority community on the run from ISIS militias have reportedly escaped the mountains where they had been stranded, but thou...