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  • In August 2014, the Qasu family fled their besieged hometown in northern Iraq, as scores of their fellow Yazidi people were enslaved or massacred by ISIS. Volunteers help refugees disembark from a vessel carrying Yazidi refugee Samir Qasu, 45, from Sinjar, Iraq, and his wife Bessi, 42, their two daughters Delphine, 18, seen center left, Dunia 13, and their two sons Dilshad, 17, seen center left, and Dildar, 10, as it arrives to the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos from the Turkish coast, Dec. 3, 2015.
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  • After spending months as refugees, risking their lives to cross the Aegean Sea and through the Balkans and Austria, Bessi Qasu, her husband Samir and their four children safely reached Germany, where they've been granted asylum. Yazidi refugee Samir Qasu, 45, right, from Sinjar, Iraq, and his wife Bessi, 42, cry while embracing their children, Dunia, 13, and Dildar, 10, shortly after arriving on a vessel from the Turkish coast to the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos, Dec. 3, 2015.
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  • The Associated Press' Muhammed Muheisen documented their incredible journey. Yazidi refugee Samir Qasu, 45, from Sinjar, Iraq, and his wife Bessi, 42, their two daughters Delphine, 18, Dunia 13, and their two sons Dilshad, 17, and Dildar, 10, walk toward a gathering point to board a bus to a registration center, after arriving on a vessel from the Turkish coast to the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos, Dec. 3, 2015.
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  • Yazidi refugee Samir Qasu, 45, center, from Sinjar, Iraq, and his son Dildar, 10, stand with other refugees from Syria and Afghanistan around a Syrian refugee woman who collapsed while waiting to be permitted by Greek police to cross the Greek-Macedonian border, near the northern Greek village of Idomeni, Dec. 5, 2015.
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  • Yazidi refugee Samir Qasu, 45, right, from Sinjar, Iraq, and his wife Bessi, 42, sons Dilshad, 17, Dildar, 10, and daughter Dunia, 13, stand behind a Greek police officer waiting to be permitted to cross the Greek-Macedonian border, near the northern Greek village of Idomeni, Dec. 5, 2015.
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  • Delphine Qasu, 18, a Yazidi refugee from Sinjar, Iraq, and her father Samir, 45, sleep in a bus while waiting with the rest of their family to be transported to the train station in Sid where Serbian authorities load trains with refugees to Croatia, in Adasevci, Serbia, Dec. 6, 2015.
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  • Dildar Qasu, 10, a Yazidi refugee from Sinjar, Iraq, leans on the door of the train as it arrives to Mannheim, Germany, coming from Freilassing, Dec. 8, 2015.
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  • Delphine Qasu, 18, a Yazidi refugee from Sinjar, Iraq, rests her head on her father's shoulder after she and the rest of the family arrived on a train coming from Freilassing, at a resting point in Mannheim, Germany, Dec. 8, 2015.
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  • Delphine Qasu, 18, a Yazidi refugee from Sinjar, Iraq, right, is body searched by a German police officer next to her sister Dunia, 13, and her mother Bessi, 42, shortly after crossing from Austria to Germany, in Freilassing, Dec. 8, 2015.
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  • A German army soldier fills in the details of Qasu family, a Yazidi refugee family from Sinjar, Iraq, as part of their asylum-seeking process at the Central Registration Center in Patrick Henry Village in Heidelberg, Germany, Dec. 9, 2015.
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  • A German army officer takes a head shot of Bessi Qasim, 42, a Yazidi refugee from Sinjar, Iraq, as part of her asylum-seeking process, at the Central Registration Center in Patrick Henry Village in Heidelberg, Germany, Dec. 9, 2015.
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  • Delphine Qasu, 18, right, a Yazidi refugee from Sinjar, Iraq, is comforted by her brother Dilshad, 17, while crying after talking about their journey to reach Germany, at their new temporary home at Patrick Henry Village, in Heidelberg, Germany, Dec. 10, 2015 photo.
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  • Bessi Qasim, 43, right, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, cooks in her kitchen, while her son Dildar Qasu, 11, left, talks with their neighbor at their apartment in Elzach, Germany, Sept. 13, 2016.
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  • Dilshad Qasu, 18, left, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, calls his younger brother Dildar, 11, center, as he sits with other children in a street near their apartment in Elzach, Germany, Sept. 13, 2016.
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  • Yazidi migrant family, from Sinjar, Iraq, from right to left, Dilshad Qasu, 18, Samir Qasu, 46, Bessi Qasim, 43, Delphine Qasu, 19, Dunia Qasu, 14, and Dildar Qasu, 11, sit on the ground while having their dinner at their apartment in Elzach, Germany, Sept. 13, 2016.
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  • Dunia Qasu, 14, left, sits on her bed combing her hair while her elder brother Dilshad, 18, helps his younger brother Dildar, 11, in his homework, at their apartment in Elzach, Germany, Sept. 14, 2016.
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  • Samir Qasu, 46, right, and his wife Bessi Qasim, 43, Yazidi migrants from Sinjar, Iraq, attend their integration course at the town hall in Denzlingen, Germany, Sept. 14, 2016.
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  • Dunia Qasu, 14, center, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, talks with other classmates from Syria, during a German language class at her school, Schulzentrum Oberes Elztal, in Oberwinden, Germany, Sept. 15, 2016.
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  • Dildar Qasu, 11, center, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, plays at his school's play ground during a break at Schulzentrum Oberes Elztal, in Elzach, Germany, Sept. 15, 2016.
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  • Dunia Qasu, 14, center, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, attends a German language class at her school, Schulzentrum Oberes Elztal, in Oberwinden, Germany, Sept. 15, 2016.
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  • Dildar Qasu, 11, center wearing black, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, tackles the ball, during a training for the local youth soccer team in Niederwinden, Germany, Sept. 15, 2016.
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  • Dunia Qasu, 14, center, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, throws the ball while she and her classmates practice basketball during a sport class at her school, Schulzentrum Oberes Elztal, in Oberwinden, Germany, Sept. 15, 2016.
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  • Dildar Qasu, 11, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, sleeps on his sister's bed after coming back from school at his family's apartment in Elzach, Germany, Sept. 16, 2016.
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  • Samir Qasu, 46, and his son Dildar, 11, light candles while visiting Freiburg Minster in Freiburg, Germany, Sept. 16, 2016.
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  • Samir Qasu, 46, center, a Yazidi migrant from Sinjar, Iraq, laughs while speaking on his mobile phone as he and his wife Bessi Qasim, 43, left, and his son Dildar Qasu, 11, enjoy their time at a cafe in Freiburg, Germany, Sept. 16, 2016.
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