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10/05

ISIS and Sex Slavery

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Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is committing horrific crimes, including sex slavery, against the Yazidis in Syria and Iraq to destroy a religious community of 400,000 people, according to U

10/06

Pakistan’s Economic Turnaround: What Basis for Peace?

Washington, DC

For peace and stability in Pakistan and South Asia, Pakistan’s economy is a vital foundation.

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Aishan Ali Saleh, a member of the Yazidi minority, now living in a refugee camp outside Dohuk, Iraq, July 24, 2015. Residents of Kojo, her village, believed they could negotiate safe passage as Islamic State fighters took control of the area. Instead, the men were bound for death and the women and girls taken into sexual slavery — a practice encouraged by the group’s theologians.
ISIS and Sex Slavery

Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is committing horrific crimes, including sex slavery, against the Yazidis in...