Month: September 2018

LLL - GFATF - Yazidi women fleeing ISIS

Yazidi women fleeing ISIS

Twenty-two members of Yazidi refugee Adiba's family were captured when ISIS attacked her village in Iraq. Like Adiba, many of them were sold into sexual...

LLL - GFATF - ISIS never went away in Iraq

ISIS Never Went Away in Iraq

On August 31, 2010, President Barack Obama declared an end to the U.S. combat mission in Iraq, turning the page on American military involvement in...

LLL - GFATF - The missing sons of the war on ISIS

The Missing Sons of the War on ISIS

In January 2017, in an Erbil café, I met a woman called Nahla*, a breast cancer survivor who was stuck living under ISIS through much...

ISIS used chemical weapons in Syria and Iraq

During his speech at the United Nations on Wednesday, French President Emmanuel Macron accused the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) of using chemical weapons in both S