An official website of the United States government

Consul General Fagin Virtually Meets Yezidi Activist Nadia Murad
May 25, 2020

Man on video conference.

Consul General Steve Fagin was pleased to meet virtually with Yezidi activist and Nobel laureate Nadia Murad to discuss her ongoing work to help Yezidis return to Sinjar. The U.S. government is implementing projects in Sinjar worth over $4 million with various implementing partners, including Nadia’s Initiative. We will continue to work with the Government of Iraq (GOI) and Kurdistan Region Government (KRG) to improve security conditions to help more Yezidis return.