yazidi religious sect

Trump Takes Incoherence and Inhumanity and Calls It Foreign Policy

Trump Takes Incoherence and Inhumanity and Calls It Foreign Policy

He was right when he said, “Foreign policy is what I’ll be remembered for.”
Trump Says the Kurds ‘Didn’t Help’ at Normandy. Here’s the History.

Trump Says the Kurds ‘Didn’t Help’ at Normandy. Here’s the History.

Kurds may not have been present at the D-Day landings, but there is evidence some fought for the Allies during World War II.
Trump Says the Kurds ‘Didn’t Help’ at Normandy. Here’s the History.

Trump Says the Kurds ‘Didn’t Help’ at Normandy. Here’s the History.

Kurds may not have been present at the D-Day landings, but there is evidence some fought for the Allies during World War II.
German Woman Goes on Trial in Death of 5-Year-Old Girl Held as ISIS Slave

German Woman Goes on Trial in Death of 5-Year-Old Girl Held as ISIS Slave

The defendant, Jennifer W., standing between her lawyers, Ali Aydin and Seda Basay-Yildiz, at the first day of her trial on Tuesday in Munich.
German Woman Goes on Trial in Death of 5-Year-Old Girl Held as ISIS Slave

German Woman Goes on Trial in Death of 5-Year-Old Girl Held as ISIS Slave

The defendant, Jennifer W., standing between her lawyers, Ali Aydin and Seda Basay-Yildiz, at the first day of her trial on Tuesday in Munich.
Erdogan: Trump Is Right on Syria. Turkey Can Get the Job Done.

Erdogan: Trump Is Right on Syria. Turkey Can Get the Job Done.

Turkish-backed Syrian rebels stand with their weapons in the Manbij countryside, Syria, last month.
Canada Letter: The Canadian Stories That Moved Us in 2018

Canada Letter: The Canadian Stories That Moved Us in 2018

Highway 33 in Saskatchewan, southeast of Regina, last month.
Nobel Peace Prize Winners Demand Global Action on Mass Rape

Nobel Peace Prize Winners Demand Global Action on Mass Rape

Nadia Murad, center, and Dr. Denis Mukwege accepting the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on Monday. They were honored for their campaigns to end mass rape in war.
Nobel Peace Prize Winners Demand Global Action on Mass Rape: ‘Enough is Enough!’

Nobel Peace Prize Winners Demand Global Action on Mass Rape: ‘Enough is Enough!’

Nadia Murad, center, and Dr. Denis Mukwege accepting the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on Monday. They were honored for their campaigns to end mass rape in war.
Two Nobel Heroes, in Their Own Voices

Two Nobel Heroes, in Their Own Voices

Denis Mukwege, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, at his hospital in eastern Congo in 2010.
2018 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Yazidi Activist and Congolese Doctor

2018 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Yazidi Activist and Congolese Doctor

Ms. Murad visiting her home village in Iraq in June 2017. It was the first time she had returned since being taken prisoner by the Islamic State in 2014.
2018 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Yazidi Activist and Congolese Doctor

2018 Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Yazidi Activist and Congolese Doctor

Ms. Murad visiting her home village in Iraq in June 2017. It was the first time she had returned since being taken prisoner by the Islamic State in 2014.
Turkish Airstrike in Iraqi Territory Kills a Kurdish Militant Leader

Turkish Airstrike in Iraqi Territory Kills a Kurdish Militant Leader

Fighters of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, also known as the P.K.K., patrolling in the Qandil Mountains, near their headquarters in northern Iraq, in June.
At War: On the Road to Sinjar, Armed Men With Shifting Allegiances Decide Who Can Pass

At War: On the Road to Sinjar, Armed Men With Shifting Allegiances Decide Who Can Pass

A member of Hashd al-Shaabi on watch on the outskirts of Tal Afar in February 2017.
At War: In Iraq, I Found Checkpoints as Endless as the Whims of Armed Men

At War: In Iraq, I Found Checkpoints as Endless as the Whims of Armed Men

A member of Hashd al-Shaabi on watch on the outskirts of Tal Afar in February 2017.
Canada Struggles as It Opens Its Arms to Victims of ISIS

Canada Struggles as It Opens Its Arms to Victims of ISIS

“I am always in pain,” said Adiba, a Yazidi who was captured by ISIS and sold six times before escaping. “I’m never comfortable.”
Canada Struggles as It Opens Its Arms to Victims of ISIS

Canada Struggles as It Opens Its Arms to Victims of ISIS

“I am always in pain,” said Adiba, a Yazidi who was captured by ISIS and sold six times before escaping. “I’m never comfortable.”
Opinion: Outraged by the Attacks on Yazidis? It Is Time to Help.

Opinion: Outraged by the Attacks on Yazidis? It Is Time to Help.

Nadia Murad addressing the European Parliament in 2016.
For a Yazidi Woman, Justice for ISIS Crimes Is Still Elusive

For a Yazidi Woman, Justice for ISIS Crimes Is Still Elusive

Iraqi Yazidis who escaped the Islamic State from Sinjar enteing Dohuk Province, in Iraqi Kurdistan, from Syria in 2014. Kurdish fighters helped them.