Where is the UN? Where is the international community when Yazidi girls as young as 11 are being bought and sold as sex slaves by the Islamic State?

Though Kurdish authorities say Pershmerga forces have taken control of a ‘large area’ from Islamic State militants, the Yazidi minority in Iraq say 3,500 women and girls are still being held by ISIS, bought and sold as sex slaves. Four months after they were forced from their homes, the world has forgotten them.

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