(AINA) -- On the morning of June 7th a civilian sedan containing four masked men drove into the Christian Assyrian district of Dora in Baghdad, where the masked men opened fire on Assyrians on their way to work. Four Assyrians were killed and several others seriously wounded. The three men and one woman who were murdered were identified by the Assyrian Democratic Movement (ADM) as Isho Nissan Markus, Youkhana, Duraid Sabri Hanna, Hisham Umar, and Ramziya Enwiya (female). On the same day and in the same district, at approximately 5 P.M. another drive by shooting occurred, targeting Assyrians returning from work, mostly with the Coalition Provisional Authority. Three women, Alice Aramayis, Ayda Petros Bakus and Muna Jalal Karim, were shot and killed, along with their driver.
Seven Assyrians Gunned Down In Baghdad
Posted 2004-06-09 01:00 GMT