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Yazidis Flee Mountainside to Freedom in Kurdish Iraq

by Storyful 2:36 mins

Yazidis Flee Mountainside to Freedom in Kurdish Iraq

by Storyful 2:36 mins

Kurdish forces opened a corridor from Mt Sinjar in northern Iraq, where Yazidis had been fleeing advancing Islamic State militants, following US air strikes on August 8. Local news footage, subtitled in English, is described as showing refugees arriving in safe areas under the protection of Peshmerga forces. Credit: Rudaw

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