Circassia, Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing - Part 3Presentation Transcript
Walid Hakouz Part III Toronto - Canada 2011 Circassia Genocide & Ethnic Cleansing
186 8 Settlement in Amman First group of migration to Trans-Jordan, were 300 Circassian families, who arrived in Amman, and settled by the ruins of the Roman Amphitheater, and it’s known today as Shapsoug Neighborhood 300 families
A group of Circassians re-migrated from Roumali area ( Bulgaria, Serbia, and the Balkans ), and disembarked at Haifa port, then settled at:
Khirbet Sharkess - (later was banded).
Rihanya Village - 67 Abzakh families.
Kufr Kama Village - 178 Shapsoug families.
1877 Settlement in Palestine
Circassians settled in the following areas:
Qunaitra (Golan Haights).
Settlement in Syria
1877 Settlement in Golan Heights 15.000 disembarked at Haifa port, then crossed Palestine to settled at the Golan Heights , and re-built Qunaitra Town . They built the following villages: Mansoura , Surman , Madaria , Ein Ziwan , Memsaya , Jweiza , Braiqa , Beer Ajam , Khishnya , Faham , Fazarah , El-Marj , Hameedya , Sindyana , Shouketlya , and Rouida . 15,000
187 7 Settlement in Aleppo
Circassians arrived at Aleppo area, and settled in the villages of:
350 Families - Minbij.
86 Families - Khnaser.
Some families settled later in Aleppo , Ein Dagna , and Riqqa .
1878 Settlement in Hama
A group of 5,000 families arrived at Hama area, and built two villages:
Telsinan - Нэчрэзейхаблэ .
Teladi - Пынжкъуай .
Later, some families moved to Hama City .
1878 Settlement in Homs
A group of 9,000 families arrived at Homs area, and built five Circassian villages:
Tlail - Нэжэхьабл .
Telamri - Джэжэхьабл .
Ein Nisser - Къонщукъухьабл .
Mraij Dur - Хъосай .
Abu Hamamh - Хъосайжъый .
Essailah - Еным .
Later, some families moved to Homs City .
1878 Settlement in Marj Sultan A group of 750 families arrived at Damascus . And moved east to set tell in Hosh Dowair village, till the built the Circassian village of Marj Sultan . Later, some families settled in Damascus City . 750 families
Settlement in Jordan
In 1879 , the second wave of the Circassians arrived from Turkey, and were 500 families of : Bzhadoug , Shapsoug , Abdzakh , & Kabardins .
230 families settled in Amman .
270 families settled in Wadi Seer .
Circassians Expulsion Anvi Ugur
Settlement in Jordan
1885 – 95 families settled in Jeresh .
1892 - 97 families settled in Na’ur .
1909 - 72 families settled in Sweileh .
1909 - 16 families moved to Rusaifa .
Circassians Expulsion F. Roubaud
Circassian Genocide & Ethnic Cleansing Committed by Tsarist Russians deported more than 1,000,000 Circassians