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  • proper n. A polity in medieval Eurasia established by Khazars, that occupied much of modern-day European Russia, western Kazakhstan, eastern Ukraine, Azerbaijan, large portions of the northern Caucasus, parts of Georgia, the Crimea, and northeastern Turkey

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  • They are from a country called Khazaria, which occupied the land positioned between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea which is now predominantly occupied by Georgia.

    Alex Jones' Prison Planet.com

  • In this, his last semi-serious work, Koestler suggested that Ashkenazi Jews were actually descended from the lost people of Khazaria, who before vanishing from the northern Caucasus a thousand years ago had somehow opted to Judaize themselves.

    The Zealot

  • Presumably the Druze, Bedouin, and Palestinians of Khazaria.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » More Interesting DNA Information

  • I was being sarcastic, (i.e., the well-debunked claim that Ashkenazim were converts to Judaism from Khazaria, and thus have no genealogical ties to Israel, is also belied by Ashkenazim like David Bernstein being genetically tied to Arabs — unless of course the Arabs came from Khazaria).

    The Volokh Conspiracy » More Interesting DNA Information

  • “Presumably the Druze, Bedouin, and Palestinians of Khazaria.”

    The Volokh Conspiracy » More Interesting DNA Information

  • Centuries ago, this part of the world or Khazaria was where the trade passed through, and now the oil flows through it, from east to west.

    04 « October « 2008 « Niqnaq

  • This is what all this nonsense promoted recently in the media about the rediscovery of Khazaria, the ancient homeland of the Jews, is about.

    i have been saying this for 2 years now

  • Ms. Bauer uses anothor text The Jews of Khazaria, 2006, Kevin Brook to come to the conclusion that a Khazar king had his people convert because it was a middle path and seemed the best way to assert independance.

    All Jews are cousins - The Panda's Thumb

  • I was being sarcastic, (i.e., the well-debunked claim that Ashkenazim were converts to Judaism from Khazaria, and thus have no genealogical ties to Israel, is also belied by Ashkenazim like David Bernstein being genetically tied to Arabs — unless of course the Arabs came from Khazaria).leo marvin(Quote)

    The Volokh Conspiracy » More Interesting DNA Information

  • "The same thread carries several well reasoned pieces by someone called Kevin Brook who has written about" The Jews of Khazaria "and is critical of Sand."

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

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