Iraq

  • People

    Miss Iraq and Miss Israel reunite after viral selfie sparks death threats

    Sarah Idan had to flee Iraq after she posted a photo of herself with Adar Gandelsman on Instagram.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 14/5/18

    Feminist war film wins plaudits at Cannes, tribute pour in for Tessa Jowell, and more

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 25/4/18

    The Handmaid’s Tale creators discuss the costume’s revolutionary power, Nepalese women train to rebuild their country, and more

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    “Why I risked my life to convert to Zoroastrianism”

    As the influence of ISIS spreads, women in Iraqi Kurdistan are converting to an ancient religion that preaches gender equality

    Posted by
    Corinne Redfern
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  • Life

    Female ISIS survivors on love, grief and the power of endurance

    These Yezidi women escaped ISIS. Photographer Benjamin Eagle hears their stories.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • People

    “The government decision on child refugees makes me ashamed”

    Last night, British politicians voted against taking in 3,000 lone child refugees.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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