THE VIOLENT DISPOSSESSION OF JEWS IN IRAQ.
On this week’s special edition of the Stakelbeck on Terror show, I sit down with bestselling author and investigative journalist Edwin Black to discuss his new book, The Farhud.
The book outlines the history of Islamic anti-Semitism in the Middle East, including the 1941 organized massacre of Iraqi Jews in Baghdad known as The Farhud, or “violent dispossession.”
Black also breaks down the larger Arab Muslim role in the Nazi Holocaust–which included an active alliance between the leader of the Palestinians and Adolf Hitler–and how this history still affects the Middle East today.
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