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Karen Jeppe, Mother of the Armenians

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#1 MosJan

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 12:17 PM

In 1903 a young Danish woman from Gylling, Odder, heard about the horrors and atrocities that took place in Armenia in the beginning of the century.
She dedicated her life to help the the Armenian people, and most of her life she lived in Armenia and Syria. She died ind 1935 in Aleppo, Syria,



 


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Posted 12 September 2017 - 12:18 PM

A tragic side-issue of the Armenian genocide of 1915 and 1916, was the imprisonment of women and children in Turkish and Kurd harems, a fate which overtook probably a full 200,000 women and children.


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Posted 13 September 2017 - 08:46 AM

Amazing courageous woman, many thanks to the mother of Armenians!

Here are some links to other posts about her,

http://hyeforum.com/...l=+karen +jeppe

http://hyeforum.com/...l=+karen +jeppe


Edited by Yervant1, 14 September 2017 - 08:19 AM.

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