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Animals, Weather, Human Access Endanger Yazidi Mass Graves

Yazidi mass grave sites in northern Iraq that provide evidence of possible Islamic State genocide are being neglected and face a serious threat of disappearing, Yazidi support groups have told VOA. The issue caught the attention of the rights groups after a fire broke out around a mass grave in Sinjar, Iraq earlier this month. This site is believed to contain the remains of Yazidi members massacred by IS two years ago. Kurdish officials said their forces controlled the fire before it...

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