writing spring 2020

“Survivor” by Rohan Naik

“I’m going to kill everyone of those bastards who persecuted us, they will die!” I said.
Lukas is my one and only brother, at least the only one left. When the Irani government authorized the genocide of assyrians in Iran, we had no choice but to flee. We crossed the border into Iraq, illegally, and went into hiding in the city of Basra, where we had some “friends”. Back in Iran, the government slaughtered all Assyrians hiding in small places like Iranshahr to large ones like Tehran…