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DNA Suports Massive Steppe Migration

DNA testing supports the theory of a mass steppe migration. Numerous people moved from North of the Black and Aral Seas to Europe. The Yamnaya people’s genes appear in skeletons roughly 4,500 years old, found in northern Germany. The Yamnaya likely introduced Indo-European languages, such as Germanic and Slavic, to the area.


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