Story here for The Independent on Iraqis fleeing Ramadi, Anbar province as Isis pushed into the city earlier this month. Last year I reported on the first wave of Anbaris to flee the Isis-led take over of Fallujah for the Christian Science Monitor. Read here.
Story on the deepening crisis in Yemen as the Saudi led bombing campaign targeting Houthi rebels continues. Food stocks are running low and shop keepers fear looting by panicked citizens.
Hajir Maalim, Country Director for Action Against Hunger told me about the difficulty of working in the city of Aden where the NGO’s office is under sniper fire from the surrounding hills & aid workers are living in fear.
Story here for the Independent on Sunday magazine the New Review. Over a period of six weeks I followed 18 year old Amel with photographer Ali Arkady to look at her recovery after torture and abuse at the hands of ISIS. This is one part of what will be a long process of healing for her and many other Yazidi women and girls like her.