“It was hard being Jewish because I felt like, if you’re Jewish, you don’t really have anywhere to belong to,” she said.
Maliki was the leader of Iraq during a period of intense sectarianism, when pro-Iranian forces were largely seen as increasing their hold on Baghdad.
The Knesset could resolve the issue.
Daoud Ghali Yadgar was only 21 years old when he was snatched and accused of spying for Israel.
Since ISIS attacked the diversity of the Iraqi community, diversity is now valued far more consciously, and this trend’s most surprising consequence is related to the Iraqi Jews.
Sami Halali and his family were able to flee Iraq to Israel in 1971. Sami explained that the family hid the letter in their house after they received it in Iraq, but read it only once because of the pain it caused.
Alaa Mashzoub was an Iraqi writer and intellectual. He was shot 13 times while riding his bicycle.
After a selfie forced her to flee Baghdad, Sarah Idan reunited with her Israeli counterpart in Jerusalem.
Once thought a failed state, Iraq has emerged from the chaos of ISIS to hold successful elections.
For the sake of history and educating the future generations, a proper commemoration of the plight and the heritage of Jews from Arab countries should take place in Israel.