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Yazidis on my mind

By Gabriel Scheinmann / Special To The Washington Post The city of Lalish, as many refer to the holy center of the Yazidi faith, is a bit of a misnomer. Wedged into the side of a small hill several hours drive north of Irbil in Kurdistan, the hamlet ... The Japan News, 6 days ago

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Yazidis: The Peacock Angel and the Sun

Iraq's Yazidis are an ancient people, with a history that stretches back beyond the time of the Sassanids File photo showing a Yazidi cleric walking through the main temple in LaliƟ, in Nineveh Province in northern Iraq. (Reuters/Shamil ...
 Asharq Al Awsat2 weeks ago Guess what?: Director Yazman Yazid dies at 62  Jakarta Post2 weeks ago Who are the Yazidi people, and what are their beliefs?  Irish Times2 weeks ago The Yazidis, a people who fled  MSN News2 weeks ago
Japan Times

A modern day 'Hussain' comes to help the 'Yazidis': It is the irony of names and situations!

At last the US president Barack Hussein Obama has decided to come to help the Yaizidis of Iraq. President Obama on Thursday announced he had authorized limited airstrikes against Islamic militants in Iraq which symbolizes the belated return of ...
 Meri News2 weeks ago Yazidis aided by U.S. have long history of persecution in Iraq  Japan Times2 weeks ago
Radio Free Europe

Explainer: The Yazidi Minority In Iraq

Islamic militants have encircled thousands of members of the Yazidi minority in northern Iraq, prompting the Obama administration this week to carry out humanitarian air drops to the refugees who fled their homes to Mount Sinjar. Here are answers to ...
 Radio Free Europe2 weeks ago Who are the Yazidi People of Iraq?  Cutting Edge News2 weeks ago 7 Things You Need To Know About Iraq's Yazidi People And Their Deadly Situation  Huffington Post UK3 weeks ago
International Business Times UK

Who Are the Yazidis, the Persecuted Religious Minority in Iraq?

Yazidi families are fleeing the bloodshed and violence in the northern Iraqi town of Sinjar.(Safin Hamed/Getty) Islamic militants have reportedly executed 300 families from the minority Yazidi group. But who are they and why are they being ...
 International Business Times UK2 weeks ago

Iraq's Yazidi minority has long been singled out for hatred read comments

The ancient religious community under assault on an Iraqi mountaintop counts 72 major attacks against it over the last millennium-and-a-half. One constant over that time is an enduring, sinister slur: that the Yazidis are devil-worshippers. People ...
 CBC2 weeks ago Maligned as devil-worshippers, Iraqi minority group is under attack once again  Sundre Round Up2 weeks ago Who are Iraq's embattled Yazidi people?  News Talk 650 CKOM2 weeks ago
International Business Times UK

U.S. special forces says number of Yazidis trapped by the Islamic State has fallen to just 5,000

Aid drops, air strikes and Kurdish forces have opened route from Mount Sinjar that allowed 45,000 Yazidis to flee U.S. defence secretary Chuck Hagel said mission to rescue other stranded on mountain was now 'far less likely' UN declares highest ...
 Capital Bay2 weeks ago Photo Gallery: Iraq's Yazidi Kurds at Their Holiest Site, Lalesh Temple  International Business Times UK3 weeks ago Yazidis: who are they and why is the Islamic State pursuing them?  The Week UK3 weeks ago

Who are the Yazidis?

The ongoing persecution in their heartland of the Mt Sinjar region west of Mosul is based on a misunderstanding of their name. Sunni extremists, such as IS, believe it derives from Yazid ibn Muawiya (647-683), the deeply unpopular second caliph of ...
 BBC3 weeks ago

Iraq's Yazidis plead for help

Shekhan, Iraq - Khalaf Qassim looks visibly distressed, sitting in the courtyard of the home of the spiritual leader of one of Iraq's most ancient religions, in this usually quiet town about 50km north of Mosul. Qassim is one of tens of thousands ...
 Al Jazeera3 weeks ago Iraqi Yazidis: 'If we move they will kill us'  Yahoo! Maktoob News3 weeks ago

Johan Anggap Dakwaan Minta Bayaran Untuk Ditemubual Mengarut!

Pemilik nama Mohd Yazid Lim Mohammad Aziz atau lebih dikenali sebagai Johan Raja Lawak menafikan dakwaan yang mengatakan pelawak terkenal ini meminta bayaran sekiranya ada pihak media yang ingin menemubualnya. Johan yang ditemui pada majlis ...
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