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Assyrian Memorial Day in Australia - حفل تأبيني بمناسبة يوم الشهيد الآشوري
Sargis Sangari - Candidate for the 9th Congressional District of Illinois
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Assyrian Genocide Monument Vandalized (2015)
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Assyrian Americans accuse ISIS of slaughtering Iraqi Christians
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Middle East Christians Suffer Still
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Connecting the Dots
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Refusing to Name the Enemy
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We have betrayed Iraqi Christians twice
The “Arab Spring” and the future of the Assyrians and other Christian nations in Iraq and Syria

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Lost, not forgotten: Mass murder in Turkey New!
California State Assembly recognizes the Assyrian Genocide
Hypocritical Jewish Organizations and the Armenian Genocide
International Conference: The Genocide of the Christian Populations of the Ottoman Empire and Its Aftermath 1908-1923
MKs call on Israel to recognize Armenian Genocide
April 24 March for Justice in Los Angeles California
Belmont, Massachusetts Library Spotlights Armenian Titles in April
Sabri Atman interviews Mr. Harut Sassounian, Publisher, California Courier
Why Russia needs Armenia and vice versa
Turkish Event at Lexington, Mass. Library Draws Armenians and Controversy

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At Gulpashan the Kurds were particularly cruel. This was the last of a total of 103 Assyrian villages to hold out and it was occupied a month ago. The Kurds ordered all the Assyrian males into the streets, tied them in groups of five, marched them to the graveyard and killed them barbarously to the last boy. Girl babies and older women were then executed with great atrocity while the younger women were carried away as slaves.

-- The Lowell Sun
March 25, 1915

Assyrian Holocaust - religious persecution and ethnic genocide of Assyrians in the Middle East.
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All That's Left to Them by Abdulkhaleq Jewari (documentary in Aramaic, Arabic and English) New!
Comprehensive Mideast Peace Plan
Mor Augin Monastery’s Land in Tur-Abdin seized by Kurds
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Perspective: Guest-Editorial: Our Church and the Burning of our Books (Aramaic)
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Assyria \ã-'sir-é-ä\ n (1998)   1:  an ancient empire of Ashur   2:  a democratic state in Bet-Nahren, Assyria (northern Iraq, northwestern Iran, southeastern Turkey and eastern Syria.)   3:  a democratic state that fosters the social and political rights to all of its inhabitants irrespective of their religion, race, or gender   4:  a democratic state that believes in the freedom of religion, conscience, language, education and culture in faithfulness to the principles of the United Nations Charter — Atour synonym

Ethnicity, Religion, Language
» Israeli, Jewish, Hebrew
» Assyrian, Christian, Aramaic
» Saudi Arabian, Muslim, Arabic
Assyrian \ã-'sir-é-an\ adj or n (1998)   1:  descendants of the ancient empire of Ashur   2:  the Assyrians, although representing but one single nation as the direct heirs of the ancient Assyrian Empire, are now doctrinally divided, inter sese, into five principle ecclesiastically designated religious sects with their corresponding hierarchies and distinct church governments, namely, Church of the East, Chaldean, Maronite, Syriac Orthodox and Syriac Catholic.  These formal divisions had their origin in the 5th century of the Christian Era.  No one can coherently understand the Assyrians as a whole until he can distinguish that which is religion or church from that which is nation -- a matter which is particularly difficult for the people from the western world to understand; for in the East, by force of circumstances beyond their control, religion has been made, from time immemorial, virtually into a criterion of nationality.   3:  the Assyrians have been referred to as Aramaean, Aramaye, Ashuraya, Ashureen, Ashuri, Ashuroyo, Assyrio-Chaldean, Aturaya, Chaldean, Chaldo, ChaldoAssyrian, ChaldoAssyrio, Jacobite, Kaldany, Kaldu, Kasdu, Malabar, Maronite, Maronaya, Nestorian, Nestornaye, Oromoye, Suraya, Syriac, Syrian, Syriani, Suryoye, Suryoyo and Telkeffee. — Assyrianism verb

Aramaic \ar-é-'máik\ n (1998)   1:  a Semitic language which became the lingua franca of the Middle East during the ancient Assyrian empire.   2:  has been referred to as Neo-Aramaic, Neo-Syriac, Classical Syriac, Syriac, Suryoyo, Swadaya and Turoyo.

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