Wafa Ausef

Wafa Ausef

Wafa is 29-years-old. Like most Yazidis, in August of 2014, she and her family fled their town in the Sinjar region to avoid ISIS persecution. Wafa, a mother of four, spent four days hiding in the Sinjar mountains before reuniting with her brother-in-law who took her...
Shamo Hassan

Shamo Hassan

Shamo Hassan is a 63-year-old Yazidi man from Douguri, in the Sinjar region of North-Western Iraq. In August of 2014, he and his family were forced to flee their home when ISIS began the violent persecution of the Yazidi people. At the time, his son had a car which...
Mulham Barakat Naif

Mulham Barakat Naif

Mulhem Barakat, like so many other Yezidi children, fled from his home in Sinjar four years ago and now lives in a camp for displaced people near Duhok city, Kurdistan.  Now he is 20, with a big family who count on him for financial support because his father is now...
Salam Saodon Habo

Salam Saodon Habo

Salam lives in Berseve IDPs camp close to Zakho. At 20 years old he is the oldest of 9 siblings.  Salam is the only man in the family because his father was kidnapped by ISIS and is still unaccounted for, but unfortunately, Salam is unable to work or study because a...
Tahsin and Delho

Tahsin and Delho

Tahsin is a 13 years old Yazidi girl and Delho is her cousin, a 9 years old boy. They are both from Telazer in Sinjar. They spent 7 days fleeing from ISIS over Sinjar Mountain to Kurdistan on the back of a Donkey in 2014. Tahsin and Delho now inhabit Kabertoo Camp...
Seve

Seve

Seve is a 38-year-old woman who, with countless others, in the heat of the summer of 2014 left her home in Wardia village over Sinjar Mountain, walking kilometers to escape ISIS invaders. Seve now lives in Dawoodia Camp in two conjoined caravans with her parents. Seve...