Like thousands of other Iranian Kurds in the KRG, Ilya is considered a refugee in her own hometown. Read her story in honor of World Refugee Day.
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Barshank Haj Younes may not have much to celebrate, but the young Syrian is cooking up a feast.
Syrian Kurds are freeing Yazidi women enslaved by ISIS members. Get the full story here.
Read the interview with Rojda Felat, one of the leaders of a major campaign against IS — Operation Wrath of the Euphrates in Raqqa.
Warte Ali is the first female Kurdish pilot to fly a civilian plane. Here's her story.
Kimberley Taylor is the first British woman to fight ISIS in Syria.
The following article was originally published in Rudaw. ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — A Kurdish teenager from Erbil has been drawing public attention through her dancing in public. She has attracted the attention of thousands of...
Kimberley Taylor from Blackburn is part of the all-female Kurdish force battling to rout Islamic State.