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Shi'a Muslims across Iraq are taking up arms to combat the spread of the Islamic State. Filmmaker Majed Neisi travels to the edge of Anbar Province to embed himself with the under-equipped but determined volunteers fighting to rescue their country from the onslaught of the extremists. As bullets ricochet all around, this frontline profile presents a vivid snapshot of the conflicts raging throug...
For over a year Kurdish forces have united in defence against bloody IS attacks. So how have Islamic State still managed to recruit hundreds of young Kurds to fight for the Caliphate against their own families?
Islamic State is a real and growing threat. But how and why are they so successful? This comprehensive report explores the formation of the group and the process by which it has been funded, armed and equipped.
Iraq is in a state of choas, terrorism having emerged dramatically after the US invasion. Governor of Baghdad Ali al-Tamimi makes efforts to reunite the country and reinstall peace despite daily hardship.
Last summer 7000 Yazidis were kidnapped by Islamic State. Women and girls were abducted, imprisoned and sold into slavery. In this report, several survivors speak openly about their traumatic experience.
In the disputed area on the edges of IS-controlled territory are the last outposts of Kurdish resistance to IS. With incredible access this report meets the hardened fighters and embittered refugees among them.
It's the story that exposed the true depravity of the Islamic State: thousands of defenceless girls captured as slaves. This emotional expose meets the woman desperately trying to save the Yazidi girls.