27/07/15, Zakho, Iraq --
Amal, 18 years-old, 5th grade secondary school.
From Talqasab, Sinjar area.
Date of capture: 03/08/2014
Length of captivity: 11 months
We heard heavy shooting outside at around three in the morning and we immediately ran towards Mt. Sinjar. At around noon we were stopped by ISIS. We had almost reached the mountain; we were almost safe. They took all of us, fourteen members of my family. They took us to Sinjar and then Tal...more »