A Yazidi woman who was kidnapped by Isis and raped and abused by nine militants has vowed to achieve her dream of becoming a lawyer after surviving the group's horrific abuse.Dalal was just 17 when jihadis overran her village in the Iraqi region of Sinjar on 4 August 2014 in a bloody campaign that triggered international intervention in the conflict.
The report estimates that four percent of Mauritania is enslaved – one out of every 25 people.
(The aid group SOS Slavery, using a broader definition of slavery, estimated several years ago that as many as 20 percent of Mauritanians might be enslaved.) The map at the top of this page shows almost every country in the world colored according to the share of its population that is enslaved.
Murad has just exposed Europeans, Tunisians and US ally — Saudi Arabia — for their role in this horrific sex slave trade.
Murad eventually escaped her hell on earth and returned to her home village of Sinjar Thursday to the welcoming arms of her people.
Few Americans could hardly have imagined the devastation, destruction, and horror experienced by the Iraqi people when the decision to invade Iraq was made in 2003.
And no people, arguably, have endured more suffering than the Yazidi people, an Iraqi minority group. The Iraqi Yazidi woman was kidnapped in 2014 and used as a sex slave by the Islamic State (ISIS).
An escaped sex slave, once held captive by ISIS, noted that the country Donald Trump just promised billions, is facilitating a massive sex trafficking ring.
Conveniently absent from the mainstream media as well as the white house is the Saudi role in modern day slavery.
It was the opening days of Isis’ genocide against the Yazidi people of Iraq, seeing thousands of men massacred while their wives and daughters were forced to become sex slaves.
Dalal was living with her father, an electrician, and four siblings as she studied towards her aim of becoming a women’s rights lawyer.
Concubinage was a traditional form of sexual slavery in many cultures, in which women spent their lives in sexual servitude.