Murad is also a promoter for recognition of the Yazidi genocide.
A family helped her to escape and she went to Germany.
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Estonian EPP member Tunne Kelam called Dzhemilev "a man who stands up not only for the rights of Crimean Tatars but also for the rights of Ukrainians.
The EUs prize will again put a spotlight on the plight of Yazidis, some of whom are still held in Isis captivity.
Among the 2016 finalists were the Turkish journalist Can Dündar and the Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzemilev.
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