Last August Zaidoon and his family fled from their home on the outskirts of the city of Sinjar when ISIS militants launched their genocidal campaign against the Yezidi population. Along with thousands of their fellow Yezidis, the family escaped from the jihadists by climbing Mt. Sinjar which lies to the north of the city.
They ran for eight days through the blistering summer heat and until they reached the security of the Kurdish Region of Iraq.
There they found work and...more »