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LIVE: Halabja conference in Washington to mark 30th anniversary

2018/03/13 | 16:55

(Iraq Now News)- ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan 24) – The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Representation in the United States on Tuesday organized a conference, sponsored by Kurdistan 24, to mark the 30th anniversary of the Halabja genocide.

The conference, which is held at the prestigious Newseum in Washington DC, is titled “Echoes of Genocide in Kurdistan” and includes a group of prominent Kurdish and non-Kurdish speakers.

KRG Representative to the US, Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman, and officials from the Iraqi government and US Congress are expected to share their comments to mark the momentous day.

Watch the conference here live:

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