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31 more Êzidis escape from ISIS captivity

9 April
15:02 2015

SHENGAL (DİHA) - 31 people from the Êzidi community have managed to escape ISIS captivity in Tel Afer and reach safe areas controlled by Kurdish forces in Herdani town in Shengal.

The 31 Êzidis from Solax village of Sinjar, who include 4 women and 27 children, have reportedly managed to escape through their own efforts.

216 Êzidi civilians who had been kidnapped during the ISIS attacks on Shengal on 3 August 2014, were freed yesterday near a safe area close to Kirkuk city of South Kurdistan.


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