Ethnic cleansing - Wikipedia
Ethnic cleansing is the systematic forced removal of ethnic or racial groups from a given territory by a more powerful ethnic group, often with the intent of making it ethnically homogeneous. [page needed] The forces applied may be various forms of forced migration (deportation, population transfer), intimidation, as well as genocide and genocidal rape.
Amazon.com: The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine ...
Renowned Israeli historian, Ilan Pappe's groundbreaking book revisits the formation of the State of Israel. Between 1947 and 1949, over 400 Palestinian villages were deliberately destroyed, civilians were massacred and around a million men, women, and children were expelled from their homes at gunpoint.
Deportation of the Crimean Tatars - Wikipedia
The deportation of the Crimean Tatars (Crimean Tatar Qırımtatar sürgünligi; Ukrainian Депортація кримських татар; Russian Депортация крымских татар) was the ethnic cleansing of at least 191,044 Tatars from Crimea in 18-20 May 1944. It was carried out by Lavrentiy Beria, head of the Soviet state security and secret police, acting on behalf of ...
Rohingya Crisis | Human Rights Watch
Since late August 2017, more than 671,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Burma’s Rakhine State to escape the military’s large-scale campaign of ethnic cleansing.
Is refugee crisis 'textbook ethnic cleansing'? - bbc.com
The plight of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya people is said to be the world's fastest growing refugee crisis. Risking death by sea or on foot, nearly 700,000 have fled the destruction of their ...
Ethnic Cleansing in Twentieth Century Europe: Professor ...
This volume is the result of the conference on Ethnic Cleansing in Twentieth Century Europe held at Duquesne University in November 2000. The conference brought together sixty scholars, primarily historians but also specialists in other fields, as well as survivors of ethnic cleansing from seven different countries who presented forty-eight papers.
Königsberg, East Prussia - About
This site is about the tragic fate of the City of Königsberg, the capital of the former German province of East Prussia.
Rohingya Recount Atrocities: ‘They Threw My Baby Into a ...
The New York Times visited refugee camps where civilians described a campaign of slaughter and rape by Myanmar’s military.
Ethnic Cleansing Of Germans After WW2
Surviving German refugees from the "death march" from Lodz. All ethnic Germans in the Polish city were evicted. Of this group of originally 150 people only 10 reached Berlin.Try searching "Germans Death March Lodz" in the internet.
Violence - cinarc.org
The 1886 anti-Chinese riot in Seattle saw many white Seattlites behave shamefully while some, like Judge Thomas Burke, behaved heroically.