A Remnant Remaining: Armenians amid Northern Iraq's Christian Minority

A Remnant Remaining: Armenians amid Northern Iraq's Christian Minority Iran and the Caucasus 14 (2010) 143-158 Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2010 DOI: 10.1163/157338410X12743419189540 A R e m n a n t R e m a i n i n g : A r m e n i a n s a m i d N o r t h e r n I r a q ’ s C h r i s t i a n M i n o r i t y D a r r e n L . L o g a n Arya International University, Yerevan A b s t r a c t Northern Mesopotamia is the source for numerous ethnicities and religions. Each has played a role in forming a fragile, beautiful, yet sometimes painful cultural, re- ligious and social montage in the region. Over the course of millennia, under num- berless rulers and regimes, and through successive conflicts, many of these once historic majorities gradually faded into the ascending Arab and Islamic milieu. Within this ethnic and religious mosaic comprising Iraq, one finds a relatively large Christian community. Digging deeper still one discovers a small remaining remnant of Armenians. Long ago this ancient Christian people dominated the Armenian http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Iran and the Caucasus Brill

A Remnant Remaining: Armenians amid Northern Iraq's Christian Minority

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