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Rescued Yazidi Women Relate the Horror of Captivity Under IS

The Kurdish regional government in northern Iraq has mounted costly rescues of women and girls kidnapped by Islamic State militants, spending tens of thousands of dollars to fund the operations. Upon their return, however, many women say they feel emotionally and physically devastated. Rescued late last month, Bahar tells a story of another grandmother who, like herself, was held by Islamic State militants for more than two years.  The woman, Bahar says, complained and was beaten...

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