Naji

Naji

Naji is 60 years old, he originates from Anbar. In 2014 ISIS took over his town and he was forced to live under ISIS regime for 8 months. When ISIS started recruiting young males, Naji and his 24 years old son escaped to Kurdistan. Now Naji lives with his son and his...
Muhamad

Muhamad

Muhamad is a 2 and a half year old boy, who was born to a family of Syrian refugees. His parents lived in a suburb of Damascus, but with the deterioration of the security situation in their country in 2012, they decided to move to Iraqi Kurdistan. In 2015, after 7...
Khalaf

Khalaf

Khalaf is a 45-year-old Yazidi man, who has 7 children. During the tragic events of August 2014, his family and he were held captive by ISIS fighters for a few days, but fortunately they managed to escape during the fighting in Sinjar. Around 150 relatives of his and...
Dlshad

Dlshad

Dlshad is a 10-year-old Yazidi boy from Sinjar region. Before ISIS occupied his village, he lived a peaceful life with his family and grandparents. In August 2014, he was forced to leave everything behind and flee to Sinjar mountain. From there he walked for hours to...
Anas

Anas

Anas is a 5-year-old Muslim boy who was born in a small village in the Iraqi province of Anbar. His father used to have employment and be able to provide for his children. However, this Anas was born with congenital hearing loss, which influenced his speech...
Alian

Alian

Alian is a 13-year-old Yazidi boy from Bashiqa, a town located around 30km north-east of Mosul. He used to have a normal life living in a house with his parents and 4 siblings and attending school. When ISIS fighters started to take over the Ninawa plains, his family...