Nadia Murad is only 23 and yet has already had a number of labels ascribed to her; Escaped Isis sex-slave. Yazidi advocate. UN goodwill ambassador. Human rights activist. Award-winner. Survivor. 
When Isis came to Kocho in northern Iraq in 2014, Murad had just passed eleventh grade and was getting ready to start the twelfth. She was 21 and lived in a big family with her brothers, their wives and children and her mother. Her days were spent working on a farm and attending the local school. 
“This was a life of a village; a simple life,” says Murad. “This was a life away from things I am in now.”
Murad has now travelled the world, given evidence before the United Nations and addressed various heads of state. But before Isis came, her whole world existed inside the village she had never left. 
Kocho was the village Amnesty International would later say Isis “tried to wipe …
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