Pogrom

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A pogrom is a violent riot aimed at massacre or persecution o an ethnic or releegious group, pairteecularly ane aimed at Jews. The term oreeginally entered the Inglis/Scots leid tae describe 19th- an 20t-century attacks on Jews in the Roushie Empire (maistly within the Pale o Settlement, whit would acome Ukraine an Belaroushie).