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They were kidnapped and held as slaves by Islamic State. Will they now die in the war to free Mosul?

Mosul is full of trapped, terrified civilians — but as Iraqi forces and their allies move to wrest the northern city from the militants of Islamic State, one group finds itself in particularly desperate peril. Scores, perhaps even hundreds, of Yazidi women and girls enslaved by Islamic State more...
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