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From: "Anatole Klyosov" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Lost Jewish tribe 'found in Zimbabwe'
Date: Sun, 7 Mar 2010 18:09:42 -0500
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>From: Vincent Vizachero < >
>The real facts are that the CMH is present in the Lemba at a frequency far
>in excess of what is observed in neighboring tribes, but at a frequency
>consistent with what is observed in modern Jewish populations.

My response:

It is always fun to read "comments" like that above. What it supposed to
mean? Would you kindly present here a "frequency" of the CMH "in modern
Jewish population"? Please enlighten us here.

>In short, the DNA is wholly consistent with the Lemba "origin story" in
>which a small group of Jewish men from the Near East found there way to

My response:


What else can I say?

Sure, a small group of Jewish men found their way some 625 years ago and
contacted the Lemba. However, it is not the Lemba "original story". Neither
it is a story that Mr. Tudor Parfitt from the University of London has been
telling for the last 12 years or so.

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