War and Revolution in the Middle East: ISIS in Iraq: ISISIRAQ009

Iraqi Yazidi families live in partially constructed buildings in Dohuk, in Northern Iraq, August 17, 2014.  Since fighters with the Islamic State started pushing through Iraq and murdering and terrorizing thousands of civilians, thousands have been displaced from their homes across the country.  The United Nations is beginning its largest humanitarian aid distribution in a decade.

Iraqi Yazidi families live in partially constructed buildings in Dohuk, in Northern Iraq, August 17, 2014. Since fighters with the Islamic State started pushing through Iraq and murdering and terrorizing thousands of civilians, thousands have been displaced from their homes across the country. The United Nations is beginning its largest humanitarian aid distribution in a decade.