farhud

Nessim Zalayet depicts the Farhud
Recounting ‘Farhud’ that ended 2,400 years of Iraqi Jewry

Every year before Shavuot, thousands of Jews of Baghdadi origin commemorate 1941 Nazi-led pogrom during which 700 Jews were murdered.

By SARAH EHRLICH
06/06/2011
Mass grave from Farhoud
Remembering the ‘Farhud’

As more and more Arabs recognize that they are not the only victims of the Mideast conflict, the dialogue with Israel can take place on a more genuine basis.

05/06/2011
Hebron Pogrom, 1929
A Farhud legacy of hate

Jews were massacred by Arabs in 1929 for sitting while praying at the Western Wall. Those events, argues the author of a new book, remain pivotal.

By EDWIN BLACK SPECIAL TO THE JERUSALEM POST
16/12/2010
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