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Why the 1933 Massacre of Simele Is Still Relevant

Aug 8th, 2016 | By

Yesterday, August 7, marked the 83rd anniversary of the Massacre of Simele, where thousands of innocent civilians were killed and displaced by the Kingdom of Iraq because of their ethnicity and faith. The Assyrians are a Christian minority that lived in Iraq, Iran and Turkey since the 4th millennium B.C. After World War One and Iraq

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