Yazidi girl who escaped Islamic State now searches for missing relatives

January 19, 2015 6:02 AM

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DOHUK, Iraq (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Adeba Shaker, a 14-year-old from Iraq's minority Yazidi sect, recalled the day when she smiled again for the first time since her abduction by Islamic State militants.

It was Oct. 28, 2014, when she was reunited with her younger sister who had also been kidnapped and sold in a market.

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