One Woman's Story of Islamic State Captivity

A life of drudgery, forced conversion to Islam and rape.

Home sweet home.

Photographer: Safin Hamed/AFP/Getty Images

With the recent battlefield success of the Kurdish forces against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, some of the people held captive by this Jihadist army are now being released. This includes dozens, if not hundreds, of women who were pressed into a brutal kind of sexual slavery.

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