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Life Under Islamic State Rule: Abu Yousef's Story

A week ago, Abu Yousef arrived at this camp during a dust storm, with his wife and four small children in tow.  Relaxed and now without the scruffy beard he grew while living under Islamic State rule, he settled into the relative safety of a camp that has gone from empty to overflowing in just two weeks. A former resident of a town near Mosul – a region which IS fighters held for nearly two years - he told VOA his story, translated here from Arabic:   I was a police officer when...

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