Witness

The Girl Who Saved My Life

A filmmaker returns to Iraq to film refugees fleeing ISIL and tries to find a young girl who he believes saved his life.

War & Conflict

Two suspected Yazidi mass graves found in Iraq

The graves containing bones and identity cards discovered near Shababit junction in northwestern Iraq.

Two suspected Yazidi mass graves found near Mosul

Human Rights

'Have you seen my children?'

Yazidi families hoping to free relatives from ISIL fighters face grim prospects as the battle for Mosul nears.

Yazidis hope to rescue ISIL-held family members

Middle East

Iraq's Yazidis living in fear on Mount Sinjar

Two years after ISIL massacres, the ancient Yazidi religious minority remains on the mountain where they fled.

Iraq's Yazidis living in fear on Mount Sinjar

Yazidi

The German village helping Yazidi women raped by ISIL

More than 1,000 Yazidi women and children who were enslaved by ISIL are in Germany as part of a project to treat trauma.

The German village helping Yazidi women raped by ISIL

Syria's Civil War

'ISIL committing genocide, sex attacks against Yazidis'

Fighters killing thousands of members of religious minority in Syria and keeping women as sexual slaves, UN says.

Middle East

'Germany is a good place, but it is not our home'

A small number of Iraqi Yazidi families have returned home after life in Germany failed to meet expectations.

Yazidis leave Europe and return to warring Iraq

Middle East

'In five years there won't be any Yazidis left here'

Many members of the Yazidi religious minority in Iraq, fearing persecution, are choosing to migrate to Germany.

Persecuted by ISIL, there 'won't be any Yazidis left'

War & Conflict

Dying for Mount Sinjar: Remembering a Yazidi fighter

The life and death of Saeed Hibo, a Yazidi father and fighter who died while defending his home from an ISIL attack.

Dying for Mount Sinjar: Remembering a Yazidi fighter

Middle East

ISIL is out of Sinjar, but Yazidis are still fearful

Kurdish and Yazidi fighters succeeded in expelling ISIL from Sinjar last week, but the town is in ruins.

ISIL is out of Sinjar, but Yazidis are still fearful

War & Conflict

A year after ISIL attack, Yazidis 'will never forget'

Iraq's Yazidis are still struggling to recover after ISIL killed or abducted thousands in Sinjar last August.

A year after ISIL attack, Yazidis 'will never forget'

Human Rights

For Yazidi girls escaping ISIL, a long road to healing

An NGO is helping Yazidi girls who have escaped ISIL captivity reintegrate into society.

For Yazidi girls escaping ISIL, a long road to healing

War & Conflict

Yazidis accused of reprisal attacks on Sunnis in Iraq

Members of Yazidi community, which suffered atrocities by ISIL last year, have allegedly massacred Arab villagers.

Yazidis accused of reprisal attacks on Sunnis in Iraq

Politics

Political rivalries split Iraq's Yazidis

As the fight against ISIL continues, rival Kurdish parties attempt to win the loyalty of the Yazidi religious group.

Political rivalries split Iraq's Yazidis

Reporter's Notebook

Blog: Remembering Yazidi suffering through art

Artist Ammar Salim has dedicated his life to keeping alive memories of his community's suffering through his paintings

Blog: Remembering Yazidi suffering through art