Yazidi


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Ya·zi·di

 (yä′zĭ-dē′)
n.
See Yezidi.
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YazidiYézidi
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Three years ago, I was one of thousands of Yazidi women kidnapped by Daesh and sold into slavery.
Today al-Hakim met with the delegation of the Yazidi Movement for Reform with the elders and dignitaries of the Yazidi community in Sinjar and discussed with them the reality of the city of Sinjar and to restore normal life to it," the press office said.
She meets Shireen, a Yazidi woman who was kept as a slave by an ISIS member in Mosul before escaping during a battle in which the authorities managed to regain control of the city.
Speaking to Al-Ghad Press, the source said, "Iraqi troops, the Yazidi mobilization forces and local residents confiscated in Sinjar two mass graves including relics of 90 Yazidi victims.
The Sinjar region in Iraq is the home of the Yazidi religious minority, and was captured by the Islamic State (ISIS) in 2014.
A YAZIDI woman who survived the horrors of terrorism by escaping from an Islamic State (IS) camp hopes to spend the rest of her days spreading the message of peace.
Sadr came to Sharm El-Sheikh to visit Yazidi activist Lamiya Aji Bashar who was kidnapped from her Yazidi village, Kojo, and enslaved by the Islamic State group (IS) in Iraq for 20 months.
THE FIRST EVER FILM TO DEPICT THE SUFFERING EXPERIENCED BY THE KURDISH YAZIDI PEOPLE, THE DARK WIND RECOUNTS A FICTIONALISED TALE ABOUT A WOMAN ABDUCTED BY TERRORISTS, RESCUED BY HER FIANCE AND SEEMINGLY SCORNED BY THE COMMUNITY SHE RETURNS TO.
Reuters) LONDON: The mental health of refugees and internally displaced people (IDPs) in the Middle East - specifically among the Yazidi community in Iraq - must be a "priority", urged a group of charities, academics, non-government organizations and government officials.
A Yazidi sex slave captured by the Islamic State Group (ISIS) was deceived into consuming her own 1-year-old child after being starved for three days, an Iraqi politician, Vian Dakhil told the Egyptian TV channel Extra News Monday, according to several reports.
More than 3,000 Yazidi civilians were killed and many Yazidi women and girls were forced into sex slavery.
Download Displaced Yazidi communities and Syrian refugees to benefit from the UK's cultural protection fund