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Between the Cross and the Kalashnikov: Iraq's Assyrian Christians(21 images)

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Northern Iraq, 2005: The Assyrian Christians find themselves trapped between militant and political Islamists who consider them America’s co-religionists and hence collaborators, and Kurdish nationalists who are increasingly intolerant of difference.

Nearly a million Assyrians live in Iraq. Saddam Hussein made them exiles in their own land when he decreed that there were no...
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