1. Iraq is the nation in the Middle East with 95% Muslims. 2. Yazidism is an ancient and very peaceful religion. Major no. of Yazidis resided in Kurdistan area in Iraq. 3. ISIS - A Militant Group that is on a mission to 'purify' Iraq and others from non-Islamic people. Means either convert to Islam or prosecute them. 4. Yazidis whose population was 23 million is now left to 1 million and 74 genocides to Yazidis have happened (mass killings of people). 5. 80% of the women and girls have been kidnapped and raped by ISIS militants. Many are killed.