Tag archive for ‘Syria’
By Admin On Friday, March 4th, 2016

YPG forces rescue 31 women and children held by IS in Syria

According to confirmed reports, forces of the Kurdish People´s Protection Units (YPG/YPJ) launched today an operation together with Ezidi YBS fighters to free hostages held by Islamic State terrorists in Syria. More...

By Admin On Friday, February 5th, 2016

EU parliament recognizes IS atrocities against minorities as genocide

Strasbourg – The European parliament passed a resolution on Thursday recognizing Islamic State atrocities against religious and ethnic minorities as genocide. Representatives of the 28 EU member states agreed More...

By Admin On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

Two Yezidi children freed from Islamic State

Yezidi children liberated from IS with the Yezidi activist Abu Shuja Shingal – The Yezidi network for the liberation of women and children has once again been successful. The network succeeded today in freeing More...

By Admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Three Yezidis among 71 refugees found dead in Austria

Herish, Elind and Helin: This three Yezidis suffocated with 68 other refugees in a truck heading to Germany Among the 71 refugees who were found dead in a truck abandoned in Austria are apparently three Yezidis. More...

By Admin On Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Mother and two children freed from ISIS captivity in Syria

Shingal – The Yezidi activist group managed to free an Yezidi mother and her two children last Friday. After being in captivity of the “Islamic State” for 412 days, mother and children could be More...

By Admin On Friday, November 28th, 2014

Airstrike on ISIS slave prison in Raqqa

Raqqa, Syria – `Raqqa is being slaughtered silently´, an activist group operating in Syria, reported that the Assad regime bombed yesterday a school in the Syrian ISIS stronghold of Raqqa in which an indefinite More...

By Admin On Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Islamism in German refugee hostels: Ezidis and Christians threatened with death

After being dispelled from their homeland and seeking refuge abroad due to the threat of militant Islam, refugees of Christian and Ezidi origin from Syria are now confronted again with death threats of Islamists More...

By Admin On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

On the run – Islamists hunt increasingly for Yezidis in Iraq

Nearly 300 members of the Yezidi community in Lincoln held a demonstration on Saturday, on the 24th May 2014, whose purpose was to draw attention to the escalating violence and terrorism of Islamic extremists against More...

By Admin On Sunday, March 9th, 2014

The oldest refugee in the world is finally going to see her family

Sabria, the oldest refugee in the world (Copyright: Behzad Yaghmaian) Sabria, a 107-year-old refugee who has landed in the slums of Athens after fleeing from the current Syrian war, is finally allowed to attend More...