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Brenda Stoter

Brenda Stoter

Iraq

The Yazidi men left behind: 'ISIL destroyed us'

Yazidi men whose wives and children were abducted by ISIL are struggling to cope with the uncertainty of their fates.

The Yazidi men left behind: 'ISIL destroyed us'

Human Rights

Netherlands mosque attacks and rising Islamophobia

Religious and ethnic minorities feel the consequences of growing intolerance as mosques and asylum centres are targeted.

Netherlands mosque attacks and rising Islamophobia

Syria's Civil War

Dutch Muslims concerned by mosque attacks

Dutch citizens joining ISIL and far-right rhetoric are cited as factors fueling assaults on Muslim houses of worship.

Dutch Muslims concerned by mosque attacks

Germany

Dutch far-right fall out of favour

Anti-Moroccan comments made by Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders spark defections, outrage and mass protests.

Dutch far-right fall out of favour

Features

Syrians describe brutal prison torture

Amnesty International says government forces are responsible for "a shocking catalogue of abuses" in secret jails.

Syrians describe brutal prison torture

Egypt

Syrian refugees embark on exodus from Egypt

Facing a worsening atmosphere in Egypt, many Syrians are setting off on an uncertain voyage to Europe.

Syrian refugees embark on exodus from Egypt

Jordan

Teenage Syrian refugees wed 'for protection'

Girls as young as 14 are being married off, fearing attacks in the world's second-largest refugee camp.

Teenage Syrian refugees wed 'for protection'

Egypt

Blast from the past for Egyptian dissidents

Mass arrests and jail without charge hark back to Hosni Mubarak's rule, protesters say.

Blast from the past for Egyptian dissidents

Politics

Kurds flee for Iraq as Syria war slogs on

About 50,000 Syrians, mostly Kurds, have fled to the Domiz camp in northern Iraq as violence rages at home.

Kurds flee for Iraq as Syria war slogs on

Politics

PKK mothers want to be reunited with children

As the Kurdistan Workers' Party withdraws its fighters from Turkey, relatives hope to be reunited with their loved ones.

PKK mothers want to be reunited with children