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Many Yazidi families were displaced when IS took control of their homes in 2014 | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa
Afghan refugees in Iran | Photo: Picture Alliance / Ton Koene
Rabab Haidar is a writer. She was living and working in Damascus as a translator, columnist and novelist. She is a member of the Syrian Women's Network and a guest author for "10 nach 8" | Photo: Private photo / DW
"I want to give something back to Berlin"
The BAMF office in Halberstedt is the only one that processes asylum claims by Saudis | Picture-alliance/dpa/J.Woitas
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
More and more Turks are leaving Turkey amid increasing persecution of dissenting voices | PHOTO: picture-alliance/dpa/L. M. Ulander
Islamist protest in Dhaka | Photo: getty Images/AFP/M. Uz Zaman
Picture of Ashwaq Jahi Hami
A rainbow flag and two Austrian flags in Vienna
From file: Yazidi people of Northern Iraq escape from "IS" (2014)
Credit: Charlotte Boitiaux