Naem Halef Yusuf has been stranded with six of her children in Turkey since October 2014; her husband and a son have been living in Germany, unable to bring the family back together despite several efforts
After surviving the Islamic State genocide in Sinjar, Iraq in 2014 and being separated for five years, a Yazidi family of nine finally had a happy reunion in Germany. VOA's Mahmut Bozarslan filed this report from Midyat, Turkey.
Hasan Muhammed was among more than 3 million Syrian refugees who fled their homes to escape war and seek safety in Turkey. He recently died in the Turkish area of Mardin amid clashes between the Turkish military and Kurdish forces.
Trauma victims in conflict zones cannot always receive immediate treatment for their emotional scars. A dance school in southeastern Turkey is trying to help victims of violence by teaching them the art of dance. VOA’s Mahmut Bozarslan files this report, narrated by Bezhan Hamdard.