Activist Pari Ibrahim, founder of the Free Yezidi Foundation, talks about how she devoted her life to helping her people–the minority Yezidi population in Iraq– since the morning of 3 August 2014 when family members called from the Sinjar region in Iraqi Kurdistan to let her family know the Islamic State was carrying out massacres and kidnappings against these practitioners of an ancient syncretic religion.
Storyteller: Pari Ibrahim
Date of Story: 2 August, 2014-present
Location of Story: Netherlands; Sinjar, Kurdistan Region of Iraq
Date: 31 October, 2015