archdiocese of Seerth, Kurdistan, Iraq

Archiepiscopal see of the Chaldean Rite, united with Rome in the 16th century. Archbishop Ibrahim Addai-Cher (appointed 1002) and a number of the villagers were massacred by the Turks, 1917.

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