The Israeli-Palestinian organisation Parents Circle – Families Forum is made up of families who have lost close relatives in the conflict and want to work towards reconciliation. A report by Thomas BeckerMore
Thousands of Yazidis were trapped on Mount Sinjar after being forced to flee their homes by Islamic State terrorist militias. Many have fled to Syria; others have remained in Iraq. The US has provided food and water, although Washington no longer sees the need for a rescue mission. Their situation is desperate.