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The Girl Who Escaped ISIS - This Is My Story

Farida Khalaf

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Description:

"Farida Khalaf's story is harrowing but crucial-especially when it comes to understanding what ISIS actually is and does." -Glamour A rare and riveting first-hand account of the terror and torture inflicted by ISIS on young Iraqi Yazidi women, and an inspiring personal story of bravery and resilience in the face of unspeakable horrors. In the early summer of 2014, Farida Khalaf was a typical Yazidi teenager living with her parents and three brothers in her village in the mountains of Northern Iraq. In one horrific day, she lost everything: ISIS invaded her village, destroyed her family, and sold her into sexual slavery. The Girl Who Escaped ISIS is her incredible account of captivity and describes how she defied the odds and escaped a life of torture, in order to share her story with the world. Devastating and inspiring, this is an astonishing, intimate account of courage and hope in the face of appalling violence.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Andrea C. Hoffmann, Lara Sawalha

Length:

7h 35m


Chapters

Free Sample

03:40

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:38


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

00:18


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:41


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

16:41


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

37:47


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:06:24


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

53:17


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

58:06


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

38:52


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:03:18


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:02:11


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

41:01


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:01


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:21


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:41