The tragedy of the Yazidis: WHO are they, WHERE do they come from, WHY are they so persecuted?

By IAfrica
In South Africa
Aug 11th, 2014

With the sudden emergence of the Yazidis as the newest victim of the ISIS advance in Iraq, J. BROOKS SPECTOR takes a preliminary look at just who the Yazidis are. What emerged is a genuinely sad story.

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