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 Wives of Islamic (IS) state fighters wait next to their belongings upon their deportation from the al-Hol camp for refugees, Syria | Photo: Ahmed Mardnli/EPA
Hundreds of thousands of Yazidis had to flee from the Islamic State, many of them are living in refugee camps in northern Iraq, where the rate of suicide is on the rise | Photo: picture alliance/AA
From file: Pope Francis during his Angelus Prayer at the Vatican, Vatican City, 27 September 2020 | Photo: ANSA/VATICAN MEDIA
Hundreds of thousands of Yazidis had to flee from the Islamic State, like these people, who were photographed in a valley in the Sinjar mountains in December 2014 | Photo: picture alliance/AA
Archive photo of refugees fleeing unrest in Libya being given bread at the Libyan and Tunisian border crossing of Ras Jdir, Tunisia, 1 March 2011 | Photo: EPA/Ciro Fusco
Thousands of migrants from Iraq and Syria have made the Jordanian capital Amman their new home | Photo: picture-alliance/blickwinkel/F. Neukirchen
Photo: Getty Images/AFP/B.Kilic
Mokhmad Abdurakhmanov is attempting to obtain asylum in Germany | Photo: DW/M.Bushuev
Yazidi refugee Salma Bakir, 9, from Iraq, waits with her family to be permitted by Macedonian police to board a train heading to the Serbian border | picture-alliance/AP Photo/M. Muheisen
Photo: Reuters/A.Jalal
The winding tower of Lohberg colliery: a reminder of past times
Plane carrying deportees | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/B.Roessler