Object Name: Iraq
Caption: Iraq september 17, 2014
Mount Sinjar, Sharaf al deen
The army of Qasim Chesho fight IS around the abandoned villages of zoraba and Ghobal.
This volunteer Yazidi army has yet no name ,and contains all ages and little weapons, it counts around 2000 memebr, half of them armed. Meanwhile they try to fight IS and protect their holy Yazidi places, They are daily attacked by IS.
A local Yazidi wakes up with his rifle next to him.
Credit: eddy van wessel