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Portrait of a Yezidi man and boy at Sheikh Adi, Iraq in 1950. Photographer: W. Thesiger. https://t.co/II63mfCH4q
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7/3
2020
I don’t know what to say, I am speechless. #Greece should reverse the decision of evictions. Many Yazidis families… https://t.co/F1luthPAMm
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7/2
2020
„The young men and boys, many of whom were remarkably good-looking, dressed in long white shirts and coats, and the… https://t.co/e1xDtvcy6v
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7/1
2020
This scene shows two Yezidi women from Bashiq. One of the women is spinning cotton with the Teşî (teshi). This way… https://t.co/djIViIf22I
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6/30
2020
Portrait of three Yezidis in Iraq, August - October, 1950 © Wilfred Thesiger, published on the Yezidi Photo Archive… https://t.co/kQ9CeeZnxf
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6/28
2020
In the past +4 years, Yazidis have been asking the @IraqiGovt & @Kurdistan to open Sehela Road before the people s… https://t.co/I95ZTsJfCU
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressHorrific. This is unacceptable. #Turkey is moving towards an #Assad style of bombing. What values do #NATO countrie… https://t.co/yUplpOtabRHere another update on the trial in Germany against #ISIS woman Omaima Abdi. Telephone taps were played in court i… https://t.co/QFVFNg8UqQ
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6/25
2020
Iraqi Religious Minority Worried About Turkey Assault  | Voice of America - English https://t.co/eF6r0K5v14
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6/21
2020
Today is International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict. 6 years after ISIS' genocide against… https://t.co/J7hSYsaYVJ
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressA yzidi child who had to flee his home living at Sardasht refugee camp at Sinjar mountain #yazidi #sinjar #shangal https://t.co/TJ8cYGxECI
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6/19
2020
„At Sheikh Adi“ - Photo taken by Anthony Kersting, 1944. Published with the kind permission of the Conway Library,… https://t.co/N5LmdZuccQ
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPress"Turkey Conducts Its Seventh Series of Airstrikes On Sinjar, Violating International Law Amid NATO Silence:"… https://t.co/foeOuQmY3j
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6/17
2020
Die #Türkei hat zahlreiche Ziele im #Irak bombardiert. Auch in der #Shingal-Region. Nur einen Tag zuvor kehrten übe… https://t.co/jRT6gcynfnSardasht refugee camp at Sinjar mountain #Yazidi #Sinjar #shangal https://t.co/C4L5hrdS18
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPress[3] The aim of the #Turkish regime is to continue to treat the region as a war zone in order to maintain the pretex… https://t.co/8XQv3s2roh[2] just returned from the refugee camps. #Turkish air strikes in past always took place on religious holidays or c… https://t.co/21Kr9YKurn[1] During the night from Sunday to Monday, #Turkey carried out numerous air strikes on & near Mt. #Shingal, #Iraq.… https://t.co/H4eEWbkBT4
6/15
2020
We express our condolences to families of the victims and to entire Kakai community. We call on the @IraqiGovt to p… https://t.co/DX8X6rqmuu
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressWe condemn, in strongest terms, the barbaric attack by ISIS on village of Dara in Khanaqin, Diyala, which resulted… https://t.co/VFWloI0RCi
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressMeet Naveen, an #Yazidi from #Sinjar who lives in the IKR and has been working for Radio Al-Salam ever since ISIS… https://t.co/4D97WpePpL
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6/14
2020
1) Reports today of #KDP secret police preventing displaced #Yazidi families from returning to their homes in… https://t.co/VMB4g78MPy
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressYazidi families wanting to return to Shingal have been stuck at Khatara checkpoint for over a day despite having pe… https://t.co/OwLANxIrFR
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6/12
2020
Yesterday around 100 Yazidi families returned to #Sinjar, many more were preparing themselves to return, but today… https://t.co/qvaJfni40w
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6/11
2020
Racism against Yazidis in Iraq is so deep that makes many people blind to even acknowledge their presence.… https://t.co/fxaZ9iu8Oh
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressMagic #yazidi temple in #Armenia ❤️ #Ziarat #YazidiCulture #sunset https://t.co/lqYyqavBWg
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressYezidi girl. Photo taken by Anthony Kersting, 1944. Published with the kind permission of the Conway Library, Court… https://t.co/MROKcQymLY
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6/10
2020
Yazidis are the only minority in Iraq with a population of over half million people without representation in curre… https://t.co/HG41sW1Jnh
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressA collaborative research project between Raban Renatus, Marleen Adama and Toby Ramskill for the fashion history and… https://t.co/rPyK9tS2jr
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressTaking part in the pilgrimage to Lalish: Two Yezidi boys photographed in 1950 by Wilfred Thesiger. Published on th… https://t.co/gPutasgIjM
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6/6
2020
Sherihan (18), a unique story of a #Yazidi girl, who has been sold ten times in 4 years by #ISIS. She managed to e… https://t.co/hsBSx665JB
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6/5
2020
Close to 80% of #Yazidi religious sites in #Syria have been looted, destroyed, or otherwise desecrated, and Yazidis… https://t.co/tNKMQYoqZP
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressToday, on International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression, our thoughts are with the #Yazidi children… https://t.co/LU5PAbtFjX
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6/4
2020
Will The Yazidis Survive In The Middle East? via @forbes https://t.co/iTKD1tRPnN
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6/1
2020
Vor fünf Jahren hat #Baden-Württemberg mehr als 1000 Frauen und Kinder aus dem #Irak nach Baden-Württemberg geholt.… https://t.co/Gih0m4gQpF
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5/30
2020
Yazda Statement: Ethnic Cleansing of Yazidis and other religious groups in Syria Accelerates https://t.co/Uv4x2lKNpp
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5/29
2020
This Ezidi family survived #ISIS' #EzidiGenocide in Shingal. They found shelter on #Shingal mountain. The father wa… https://t.co/KEteAKfBy6
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5/28
2020
Renas is one of the survivors of #ISIS' atrocity toward #Ezidis in 2015. While waiting for his new life in #Germanyhttps://t.co/15YEuVeqAE
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5/27
2020
We helped to fund Zainal’s treatment when he was rescued from Baghouz last year but he is in need of further surger… https://t.co/wEPZHGPhzt
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressCoronavirus in Iraq adds to the Yazidi community’s trauma. https://t.co/Ghi6MrPA64 @MiddleEastEye
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5/25
2020
Investigators collected evidence against Islamic State militants, including documents, and insiders’ testimonies, t… https://t.co/i5PoM6wcd7
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressBuilding a Genocide Case for IS Crimes Against Yazidis - The New York Times https://t.co/Nq80UoXIM9
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5/22
2020
As we climb up by one fold after another into deeper and more rocky recesses of the valley and into greater solitud… https://t.co/Ib0Fg4il4D
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPress"Almost 3,000 Yazidis are still missing since the genocide. We need the international community to form a coalition… https://t.co/Yoe0A7Rwun
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5/19
2020
"Remembering Shaheen: A #Yazidi Who Gave His Life Rescuing Arab Muslims in Mosul" https://t.co/xMfrtzSe4x #Iraq https://t.co/oVORfkPSxE
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5/18
2020
In addition to trauma, desperation is one of the reasons suicide rates among the Yazidis is alarmingly high. “Basic… https://t.co/dxGHa6zAMV
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressSuicide rates increase within Iraq’s Yazidi community https://t.co/spPth9tqx7 via @AlMonitor
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressIn an interview, Nashwan said that he paints about genocide, peace and coexistence and uses art as a tool to raise… https://t.co/oMu20AX9M1
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressAt the age of 8, Nashwan Khalo survived the #Ezidi genocide in Sinjar and became a refugee. Now he expresses his fe… https://t.co/znT3H1qw9p
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5/15
2020
Million of phone records collected with respect to the Yazidi genocide. This will be very helpful to the investigat… https://t.co/dY2C2X9qy6
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5/14
2020
Anthony Kersting a few years before this footage was taken.⠀ ⠀ Published on the Yezidi Photo Archive with the kind… https://t.co/4sQnGc4JMn
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressThe footage taken by Reverend Jefferson and Helen Glessner between the late 1940s and early 1950s offers a fascinat… https://t.co/YEq0I6QpRP
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5/13
2020
In this short video, I look back at the first week of the trial in Hamburg against ISIS woman Omaima Abdi, whose ph… https://t.co/5mifYnDfuP
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5/12
2020
#Yezidi women and girls are left with physical and psychological trauma as a result of sexual abuse and enslavement… https://t.co/vEGvKnlqwt
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressVor 75 Jahren wurde der Barbarei des Hitler-Regimes ein Ende gesetzt. Am 08./09. Mai wird an das Ende des #WWII eri… https://t.co/23DVD4wlEg
5/8
2020
Years after #ISIS jihadists stole her away to #Syria, 17-year-old Yazidi girl Layla Eido finally recontacted her fa… https://t.co/VROgouSbQe
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5/6
2020
1950s When I was preparing my one-year research stay in Iraq in 1952, I occasionally came across hints in the lite… https://t.co/kVv38mZtF7
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5/4
2020
Anthony Kersting was a British architectural photographer, who visited the Yezidis in 1944. Although he neither und… https://t.co/mOEAxqxCeM
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressEvery year there are pilgrimages to Lalish which end in a so-called assembly festival; the Jimaya Sheikh Adi. The Y… https://t.co/j7u9nuDCGu
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5/2
2020
Yazidis are facing systematic human rights violations in the Middle East region. In Syria, #Yazidis are being force… https://t.co/U5OeQr5gLv
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPress“Collective trauma from ISIS atrocities remained largely unaddressed, typified by the fact that the fates of nearly… https://t.co/O5dRGxq47N
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4/29
2020
Great @nytimes article about the first case bringing a charge of genocide in relation to ISIS’s attack on the Yazid… https://t.co/ND8m6lUOcF
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4/28
2020
Joint Statement: Amal Clooney, Natalie von Wistinghausen and Yazda Welcome Historic Genocide Case in Germany. https://t.co/O9FcVc2VZh
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4/25
2020
Das Schicksal eines qualvoll gestorbenen kleinen Mädchens steht im Zentrum eines weltweit bisher einmaligen Prozess… https://t.co/lHj0FlDNOJ
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4/24
2020
USCIRF condemns the resettlement of families of Turkish-backed fighters into NE Syria, ethnically cleansing village… https://t.co/5srDi4AnRv
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressDer "Frankfurter Prozess" ist ein Ereignis mit historischer Bedeutung. Die Welt hat es versäumt,den Genozid zu verh… https://t.co/UqniyGb0Pm
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressDer #Terror-Prozess gegen Omaima A. beginnt am 4. Mai in #Hamburg. Die Witwe von #IS-Kämpfer Denis Cuspert aka De… https://t.co/9efl7pJ7HB
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4/22
2020
Mit @Schwarz__Alex blicke ich dem 1. Strafverfahren gegen einen IS-Täter in Frankfurt entgegen. Die Absicht des Völ… https://t.co/UR1yT98u1x
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressNur kurz nach ihrer beschämenden Pressemeldung, in der die @KGDOnline die Eziden verunglimpft, weil sie Unterdrücku… https://t.co/TwbPbTDv6v
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressDemographic change in rural Ras al-Ain: Yazidi community face systematic violations by Turkish-backed factions in m… https://t.co/1CUGeEYpjc
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4/21
2020
Turkish-backed terrorists loot and burn down properties and houses belonging to Ezidis under the pretext of being i… https://t.co/VnbuYxlVXW
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4/20
2020
Many thanks to Australian people and government. They are just amazing people who decided to step in and rescue man… https://t.co/bJKXgKQaZm
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4/19
2020
Joint NGO Statement: humanitarian/security disaster looms large in #Iraq. #COVID19 worsens the mental health crisis… https://t.co/rucWiJuKDg
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressŞivan Perwer vîdeoyek nîv seat dirêj weşandiye û gazî ji Êzîdiyan kir ku ew faşîstin. Ya giring ne tenê ewe çi dibê… https://t.co/dC94bcGY87
4/16
2020
On the occasion of #ÇaršemaSarêSalê we would like to wish the #Yezidi community and our local partners on the Resto… https://t.co/EaXeqmNWts
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressHappy #Yezidi New Year to all Yezidis, best wishes for a blessed year, good health and prosperity and may the pain… https://t.co/bEyN018c02
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressSome impressions of my Ezidi New Year table, I wish all #Ezidis around the world a peacful new year🦚 Allen Eziden… https://t.co/aMjDwXeowD
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressFür #Êzîden beginnt heute das neue Jahr. An diesem Tag erinnern die #Jesiden an die Schöpfung der Erde & die Einhei… https://t.co/MVGPzFLlpfFor #Ezidis, the new year begins today. We wish all Ezidis a happy new year, all the very best of health and happin… https://t.co/Omqb2CcKNq
4/15
2020
Bei der Explosion einer Sprengfalle in #Shingal sind am Montagmittag zwei Êzîden getötet worden. Vier weitere Mensc… https://t.co/2THf5FGZRU
4/13
2020
[4] The murder seems to have been preceded by a previous argument. The police were initially called to a traffic ac… https://t.co/raUGScisu4[3] Firas S. was father of several children & had ran a barbershop in the city of #Oldenburg. The CPR measures were… https://t.co/pTo6yqqJRv[2] Arkan was from #Shingal & barely survived the ISIS genocide. He was murdered by 29-year-old Daniel S. At presen… https://t.co/P5Au3qnY9o[1] After two murders within a few hours, the #Ezidi community in #Germany is in shock. On Tuesday, 15-year-old gen… https://t.co/982VVgdjsXNachdem in #Celle ein 15jähriger Jeside erstochen wurde, ist das Motiv weiter unklar. @mic_tra & ich haben für… https://t.co/Sp0ONPidGK
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPress @kiwexi02 @EzidenWeltweit Mehr dazu hier: https://t.co/4OWTo9Zbm8Bad Zwischenahn*Nur wenige Stunden nach dem gewaltsamen Tod eines 15-Jährigen in #Celle, ist es zu einem weiteren Tötungsdelikt geg… https://t.co/Fqh6lyHm2q
4/10
2020
Yezidi genocide survivor and refugee Arkan Hussein Kjo (15) last night died after being stabbed by a 29-year old su… https://t.co/pna2nvXEe8
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressArkan (15) überlebte den Völkermord der IS-Terrormiliz, die gefährliche Flucht über Griechenland - und verlor nun i… https://t.co/tV1MPcb6i6
4/8
2020
In Afrin: How a Kurdish town became a Turkish town ruled by radical Islamic Syrian groups, how the 22 Yazidi towns… https://t.co/oLa4xleLPN
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4/4
2020
A throwback to three years ago when we could leave our houses - Yazidi New Year, Lalish, Northern Iraq https://t.co/FJ6zsCaz95
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4/3
2020
Two #Ezidi man playing an ancient game called korek ( hole) that is similar to mancala. Photo: Emilienne Malfatto… https://t.co/rbvM5IOKZk
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressHappy new year to Assyrian friends and all Assyrian people. Many native people of Mesopotamia celebrate their new y… https://t.co/ypcuf0v4kl
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4/1
2020
Please read my statement and call to action on the threat COVID-19 poses to Yazidis & others in IDP camps in Iraq/K… https://t.co/Wwizfb4Kv9
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressAnother #Ezidi woman escaped from #AlHol Camp in #Syria. We believe that more Ezidi women are being held captive th… https://t.co/YAqxTbYFZX
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3/30
2020
Dear Nadia, I just finished reading your book. I admire you. You are a brave woman who has shown the atrocities tha… https://t.co/3CNMX8SVRN
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3/29
2020
„They are a pious people: the name of God is always on their lips and prayer and reverence to the shrines an essent… https://t.co/TVrt7VF3KI
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressThese women are unstoppable! After the #ISIS #Daesh genocide they were accepted in resettlement program in Germany.… https://t.co/znDrbXMR5a
Retweeted by ÊzîdîPressI am speechless. When all you have is a tent and that burns too. The genocide is ongoing... #Yazidi #refugee https://t.co/89rL0aikWl
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3/28
2020

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