Siba Sheikh Khidir

Siba Sheikh Khidir

Siba Şêx Xidir

الجزيرة
Village
Siba Sheikh Khidir is located in Iraq
Siba Sheikh Khidir
Siba Sheikh Khidir
Location in Iraq
Coordinates: 36°11′2″N 41°45′35″E / 36°11′2″N 41°45′35″E / 36.18389; 41.75972(July 2014[1])
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Siba Sheikh Khidir (Kurmanji: Siba Şêx Xidir, also known in Arabic: الجزيرة‎, romanizedal-Jazirah, also Jazira or Jazeera) is a Yazidi village located in the Sinjar District of the Ninawa Governorate in northern Iraq. The village is located south of the Sinjar Mount. It belongs to the disputed territories of Northern Iraq. It was one of two villages targeted in the 2007 Yazidi communities bombings against the local Yazidi community.[2][3][4][5]

Siba Sheikh Khidir has exclusively Yazidi population.[1]

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