Iraqi Yazidis take revenge as Islamic State atrocities unearthed

February 10, 2015 3:34 PM

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NEAR ZUMAR, Iraq (Reuters) - Some members of Iraq's Yazidi minority are turning on their Arab neighbors, staging deadly reprisals against Sunni villagers they believe collaborated in atrocities inflicted by Islamic State on their community.

Yazidis returning to their northern home area of Sinjar are uncovering one mass grave after another, evidence of Islamic State's rule from last August until its fighters were driven back there late last year.

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