Ethnic Cleansing

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A form of genocide in which one population group systematically kills another, often within the borders of its own country—e.g., the killing of Muslims in the former Yugoslavia, or Kurds in Iraq—based on differences in ethnic origin. Ethnic cleansing is often regarded as synonymous with genocide, but is defined as forced deportation or population transfer, which often escalates to genocide. The escalation point is sometimes called murderous ethnic cleaning
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In another regional case, Israel has savagely attacked Lebanese and Palestinian lands, killed thousands, imprisoned thousands more, colonized and ethnically cleansed Palestinian lands, and laid siege to Gaza to the point where children's growth is stunted due to a lack of sufficient nutrition.
This character - played by Gabrielle Carteris, who is Greek - is in fact a decoy, set up as the scholarly Semitic foil to the blonde, bob-nosed Tori, who emerges, by contrast, ethnically cleansed.
We are people without a home and there are millions of us who still have their home keys and deeds to their houses, with which they fled when they were ethnically cleansed from Palestine when Israel invaded and destroyed their villages.
That's my dream," said Abbas Alshaer, a refugee from the ethnically cleansed village of Aqer when asked about return.
As the sun set on the British Empire, the colonial occupation ended but not before leaving behind a land ethnically cleansed of its indigenous Arab population by forces it continued to collaborate with even as its mandate, the polite term for foreign occupation at the time, came to a close.
Isdud, a farming community to the north of Gaza's current border, was ethnically cleansed, in the months after the expulsions began in May 1948.
For them the founding of Israel was a catastrophe when more than 750,000 of their people were ethnically cleansed and forced into permanent exile.
Should we be ethnically cleansed like you suggested?
Likewise the Palestinians, who have been ethnically cleansed from Israel in 1948 and 1967, have no vote in Israel.
Now they sit on their hands as genocide begins in Sudan, where 30,000 have been murdered and 840,000 ethnically cleansed in the last year.
I was there a couple of years ago, spending a surreal few days with the British Army, picking up the pieces after the Serb army of Slobodan Milosevic systematically murdered, raped and ethnically cleansed the Kosovar Albanians.
Foreign Secretary Robin Cook said reconnaissance showed the village had been ethnically cleansed and turned into a Serb military base.