Shammo, Qader Saleem

Dr. Qader Saleem Shammo teaches at the University of Duhok, College of Humanities. Dr. Shammo received his Ph.D. from the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University.

Who Are the Yezidis?: The History and Genocide of an Ancient People
2017 1-4955-0594-4
The subject of this book is the Yezidis, a small group people whose historic and current stronghold is the Kurdish region of northern Iraq, particularly in the area of the Sinjar mountains. The Yezidi have a unique history and religious customs that distinguish them from the other groups living in Iraq. They been gone through periods of marginalization and oppression for these unique beliefs.