Eyewitness describes plight of Iraq's trapped Yazidis

August 7, 2014

A member of Iraq's Yazidi religious minority, trapped with thousands of others on a mountain as Islamist militants advance, described their plight for BBC News in an interview on Wednesday. We're hiding inside caves. We have nothing - no food and no water.


Read more at: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-28687329

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