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Yazidi diaspora plead for justice in Iraq
Persecuted by Islamic State, ethnic Yazidi in the US call on the international community to help their families.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 08:53 GMT
Obama says no US solution to Iraq's crisis
US president says no troops will be deployed but air strikes against Islamic State group will continue "if necessary".
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 13:20 GMT
US jets bomb Islamic State group in Iraq
Pentagon says aircraft struck targets near Erbil and dropped aid to stranded civilians.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 09:20 GMT
Is Turkey sleepwalking into trouble?
Turkey may be entering crucial presidential elections but voters appear oblivious of how war has spread to its doorstep.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 12:05 GMT
Kurdish forces eye Islamic State showdown
Islamic State group advances in Sinjar have raised concerns about the Peshmerga's ability to take on the fighters.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 08:24 GMT
Politician begs world to help Iraq's Yazidis
Clashes between Islamic State fighters and Kurdish forces near Erbil force Yazidis to flee into the mountains.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 09:57 GMT
Iraqi Yazidis: 'If we move they will kill us'
Surrounded by Islamic State fighters, members of the Yazidi religious minority fear an onslaught of violence.
Mohammed A Salih
Wladimir van Wilgenburg
Last updated: 05 Aug 2014 14:35 GMT
Iraqi Yazidis caught in Islamic State advance
Ancient community flees fearing violent persecution as UN says "humanitarian tragedy" unfolding in Sinjar.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2014 10:51 GMT
One family against Gaddafi
Five brothers held in Libya's most notorious prison describe how they hope to overthrow the regime, or die trying.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2011 15:49 GMT
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