Mais Masadeh

Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict [IFHV], Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
From ESA – Strategies & Activities

Thesis Spotlights – Social Resilience and Negotiation of the Yazidi Survivors of the Islamic State in Germany

2020, issue 45, Mais Masadeh: On 3 August 2014, the terrorist organisation identifying as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria [ISIS] conducted strategic and organised attacks in the Sinjar region of northern Iraqi-Kurdistan, with the intent to persecute and eliminate the Yazidi people, an ethnoreligious group residing in the area.

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