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As ISIS Tells Yezidis to ‘Convert
to Islam or Die,’ One Man Pleads
for Help at White House

Daily Signal, by Josh Siegel

Original Article

Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 8/9/2014 2:57:39 PM

In January, Mirza Ismail married his wife, Nofa Kamal, in Sinjar, Iraq, near the mountainous region where today thousands of Yezidi Iraqis are stranded. After three months in Sinjar, Ismail, the chairman of the Yezidi Human Rights Organization, left for his home in Brampton, Canada, before Islamic militants escalated their campaign to wipe out non-Muslims. (Snip) Now, she is one of some 40,000 Yezidis, a religious minority group, stranded on Mount Sinjar after fleeing militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, who threaten them with two choices. “They either convert to Islam or die,” Ismail told The Daily Signal,

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Why does the media call these people the "Yezidis?" It´s simpler and more compelling to go by "Christians," like those that Boko Haram at slaughtering in Africa. We know that no matter the branch or cell of Al Qaeda doing this pure evil, they are Muslims. The "Yezidis" are facing true religious persecution at the point of a gun, which is what our Country was based on. 0bama should know our history.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kahunavol, 8/9/2014 3:14:11 PM     (No. 9959617)

The Yezidi actually aren´t Christians. I expect to see Michelle and Hillary doing instagrams with frowny faces and hashtags in response to their plea.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 8/9/2014 3:35:48 PM     (No. 9959643)

Correct, #1. The Yezidis are a Kurdish-speaking ethno-religious community who practice an ancient syncretic religion linked to Zoroastrianism and early Mesopotamian religions.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bassman, 8/9/2014 4:56:55 PM     (No. 9959710)

"As Obama Tells Conservatives to ‘Convert
to Democrat or Die,’"

This will be next year´s headline.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: terryH03, 8/9/2014 5:34:30 PM     (No. 9959739)

I am so upset with the media. They posted this on Facebook today, only, they said there was 150,000 refugees. Somebodys lying.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: grace1798, 8/10/2014 10:03:15 AM     (No. 9960301)

Why would they ask Satan´s brother for help?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: grace1798, 8/10/2014 10:58:56 AM     (No. 9960381)

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