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A Kurdish Woman's Struggle to Survive

Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Hundreds of thousands of Joanna Al-Askari Hussain’s fellow Kurds were murdered under Saddam Hussein. As part of her struggle to survive, she became a Kurdish freedom fighter during the Iran-Iraq war. She joins Leonard, as well as her biographer Jean Sasson, author of Love in a Torn Land.

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