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Yazidis of Armenia hold an action of protest in front of UN Office in Yerevan in support of Iraqi Yazidis

  • Thursday, May 15, 20:56

 Yazidis of Armenia gathered in front of the UN Office in Yerevan on Thursday to protest against the recent attacks on Yazidis in Iraq.

Head of the Sinjar Yazidi Association Boris Muraz, the rights of Iraq Yazidis are ignored not only by the world community but even by Yazidis in other countries because of the disunity of that people.

"It is a serious problem that the killers of Yazidis in Iraq are not punished. It is time to make this known to the world community," Muraz said. 

The protesters sent a letter to the head of the UN Office in Yerevan.

As a result of terrorist attacks in Iraq, over 4,000 Yazidis have left their homes.



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