'We Need Someone to Help Us,' Yazidi Refugee Says After Fleeing Home in Iraq

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(Photo: Reuters/Wolfgang Rattay)Two Kurdish women of the ethnic minority of Yazidis flash victory signs as they march through the streets of Bielefeld August 9, 2014. Some 10,000 ethnic Kurds of the Yazidis sect, who practice an ancient faith related to Zoroastrianism, protested in the western German city on Saturday against Islamic State (IS) militants. The IS are surging across northern Iraq near the Kurdistan borders in their drive to eradicate unbelievers such as Christians and Yazidis.