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In Iraq, Ancient Board Game Is Making A Comeback

In Iraq, the Royal Game of Ur, which originates nearly 5,000 years ago and mysteriously died out, is making a come back. The game was rediscovered in 1922 in southern Iraq and it took experts more than 5 decades to understand it.

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Iraqi play portrays the suffering of Yazidis under ISIS

A new Iraqi play portrays how Yazidi women suffered under ISIS' rule. "You have lived through this atmosphere and know what happened in your country and what happened to the daughters of your country," says one of the actors participating in the play.

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