Personal Stories

Of the 135,000 Jews who left Iraq in the last 60 years, each one carries with them a unique collection of memories and stories that have all too often been left untold ... Read More

personal stories

Jewish History

The first Jews arrived in Iraq in the 6th century BCE after being exiled to Babylonia by Nebuchadnezzar. By 220 CE Iraq had become the center of Jewish scholarship ... Read More

past and present


Although Jews lived in Iraq for over three thousand years – predating the Arab Islamic conquests by centuries – today less than 10 remain. Indigenous Jewish ... Read More