Iraq's Yazidis Past and Present

Kirichenko V.P.


The article is devoted to the history and modern situation of the Yazidis in Iraq. The Yazidis were able to maintain their identity despite centuries-long oppressions. The Yazidi community suffered huge damage in 2014 when their place of residence was captured by the Islamic State.


Iraq; Kurdistan; Yazidis; Kurds.

DOI: 10.31249/rimm/2021.04.07

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