23 Dec '14, 9pm

Women excised from public life, abused by Islamic State

Women excised from public life, abused by Islamic State

In this file photo taken Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, a 15-year-old Yazidi girl captured by the Islamic State group and forcibly married to a militant in Syria sits on the floor of a one-room house she now shares with her family after escaping in early August, while speaking in an interview with The Associated Press in Maqluba, a hamlet near the Kurdish city of Dahuk, 260 miles (430 kilometers) northwest of Baghdad, Iraq. Dalton Bennett/AP Related Amnesty: Young Iraqi Yazidi girls were tortured, sold, raped Amnesty International says the captives, including girls aged 10-12, faced torture, rape, forced marriage and were "sold" or given as "gifts" to Islamic State fighters or their supporters in militant-held areas in Iraq and Syria. ‘This strategy is working,’ senator says of US mission in Iraq after visit Republican Sen. Pat Roberts returned Monday from a clandestine trip to ...

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