Photo Gallery: A Family's Fight
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Photo Gallery: A Family's Fight

A Kurdish Family at War Three Generations with the Peshmerga

The Tofeq family has been at war almost constantly since the late 1950s, with grandfather Khorshid, his son Dedewan and his grandson Zyran all having become Peshmerga fighters. All three generations are now battling a new enemy: Islamic State.
Von Ralf Hoppe
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan