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Yet again, the world is failing genocide victims

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Today marks four years since ISIS launched their genocidal campaign against the Yezidi community in Sinjar. Since the initial attack in August 2014, thousands of Yezidi women and men have been killed, the community has been forced from their homeland and dispersed around the world, and the fate of over 3,000 Yezidi women and girls enslaved by ISIS remains unknown.

Four years on, the genocide continues and Yezidis are still waiting for any measure of justice or accountability.

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