iraqi jews

Iraqi Jewish archives need to be returned to Iraqi Jews - opinion

The Iraqi Jewish Archive is now at grave risk at the hands of an Iraqi government that has criminalized relations with Jewish people.

By CAROL BASRI , SARAH LEVIN
04/09/2022

Award-winning 'Wolf of Baghdad' comes in Israel at Animax

Cartoonist Carol Isaacs, who often draws under the name Surreal McCoy, is set to bring the cinematic adaptation of her award-winning Wolf of Baghdad comic to Israel for the first time.

30/07/2022

Unlikely trio bring spirit, sound of Iraqi music to Confederation House

The threesome will take the stage at Confederation House on July 28 (8:30 p.m.) to strut their stuff – which will lean heavily on the Iraqi Arabic side of the musical genre tracks.

23/07/2022

81 years since the Farhud: Iraqi families have not forgotten - opinion

My in-laws were lucky to have gotten out when they did. In December 1947, a Farhud-type pogrom swept Aleppo, leaving the community devastated.

24/06/2022

Iraq's anti-Israel law only hurts Iraqis - opinion

Iraq’s persecution of Jews, while tragic for the Iraqi Jewish community, has ultimately only led to suffering within Iraq for the Iraqi people.

Pascale's Kitchen: Jewish-Iraqi cuisine

The first is for making kubbeh balls. The second is for a sweet and sour pumpkin soup and the third for okra soup, both of which are made with kubbeh. The fourth recipe is for baklava.

Iraq to delay selection of a new president, lawmakers say

Iraq is delaying the presidential race due to many lawmakers boycotting the vote, prolonging a battle over the presidency and a new government being fought largely between Sadr and the pro-Iran camp.

By REUTERS
06/02/2022

Israel’s Iraqi Jewish community free to celebrate Hanukkah together

Members of the Iraqi Jewish community in Israel met, sang and celebrated the holiday with their community's traditions.

By MAYA MARGIT/THE MEDIA LINE
05/12/2021

Iraqi Jew recalls escape from Baghdad 70 years ago

The end of exile: An Iraqi Jews shares his personal history, surviving the Farhud and the flight to Israel.

By MAYA MARGIT/THE MEDIA LINE
05/11/2021

End of exile: Iraqi Jew recalls escape from Baghdad 70 years ago

Baruch Meiri and 120,000 others fled from persecution in a mass immigration wave to Israel.

By MAYA MARGIT/THE MEDIA LINE
28/10/2021
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