Yazidis freed from Islamic State captivity in Syria, returned to Iraq

Yazidi children survivors are greeted by residents of Sinuni following their release from Islamic State militants in Syria, in Sinuni, Iraq March 1, 2019. REUTERS/Fahed Khodor

SINUNI, Iraq (Reuters) – A group of Yazidi women and children returned to Iraq from Syria on Friday after more than four years in Islamic State captivity. The group includes three women and 18 children, witnesses told Reuters. They were greeted by residents of Sinuni, a Yazidi town north of Sinjar mountain. The group’s return […]

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