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Syrian Families Suffer Enduring Loss From War, IS Rampages

Nayla Mohammed was sitting in her suburban Washington apartment last year when she learned that a group of Islamic State (IS) militants went on a killing rampage in her hometown of Kobani in northern Syria. “I read on Facebook that a group of Daesh (IS) had entered Kobani, killing civilians,” said Mohammed, who came to America from Lebanon five years ago. “I called my sister right away to check if they were okay, but there was no answer,” she told VOA. “So I called my other sister who...

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