Iraq Oil Report's Daily Brief compiles the most important news and analysis about Iraq from around the web.

Thousands of Iraqis too scared to go home because of ISIS stigma

Emma Batha writes for Reuters:

Hundreds of Iraqi families forced to flee last year's fighting in Mosul are being prevented from returning home by their communities because they had a relative who joined Islamic State, an aid worker said on Tuesday.

Communities are also barring some families from accessing aid for the same reason, said Omar Ali, Iraq country director of British charity Human Appeal.

Others have had "ISIS family" daubed on their old homes, jeopardising their safety, he told the Thomson Reuters Foundation on the sidelines of the Bond international development conference in London.

Click here for the entire story