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Kurdistan /ˌkɜːrdɪˈstɑːn or Greater Kurdistan, is a roughly defined geo- cultural region .... to split Kurdistan (as detailed in the ultimately unratified Treaty of...

Kurdistan (Region): Why didn't the Kurds get their own country ...

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This is an old answer of mine, the following is more extensive and updated: Why should Kurdistan become an independent country? Short answer: Bad Luck ...

Iraq is a state but not a nation; Kurdistan is the opposite | MinnPost

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Jun 16, 2014 ... These “nation-states” seem to work best when what the world calls a country coincides with the other meaning of the word “nation,” a ...

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Oct 27, 2015 ... Kurdistan has historically had their own culture, folklore and language, yet they are the biggest group of people without their own state. Why is ...

An independent Kurdistan? Yes, but not so fast - Al Jazeera English

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Jul 9, 2014 ... Without Turkey's support, an independent 'Kurdistan' cannot survive in ... With one-fifth of the country subtracted from Tehran's grip and likely to ...

Who are the Kurds? - BBC News - BBC.com

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The jihadists' advance in Iraq also drew that country's Kurds into the conflict. The government of Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region sent its Peshmerga ...

Why It's Time for a Free Kurdistan - The Daily Beast

www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/11/27/the-kurds-already-have-independence.html

Nov 27, 2015 ... These are not fully fledged independent countries with diplomatic ... The Kurds set up the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), their own ...

Can an Independent Kurdistan Reshape the Middle East?

www.newsweek.com/2014/08/08/can-independent-kurdistan-reshape-middle-east-261858.html

Jul 29, 2014 ... The Maliki administration has, according to Kurdistan's High ... interests, the only other country that seems equally opposed to Iraqi Kurdistan's ...

Kurds | People Without a State | How Kurds Live | Kurdistan

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Other countries in the Middle East with a large Kurdish population are Iran, Iraq ... like Iraq or Syria were created in the Middle East but not a separate Kurdistan.

Should there be an independent Kurdish state? | Debate.org

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Today the 100th anniversary of infamous Sykes-Picot agreement that divided Kurdistan among four countries. Kurds have never given up their struggle against  ...

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The World's Next Country | Foreign Policy

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Jan 21, 2015 ... You're in Iraq — more precisely, the part of northern Iraq known officially as the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). You'll be reminded of ...

Kurds - Countries and Their Cultures

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Kurds have almost never had a country of their own. "Kurdistan" is the mountainous area where the borders of Iraq, Iran, and Turkey meet. The average altitude ...

Here's The New Kurdish Country That Could ... - Business Insider

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Jun 19, 2014 ... Iraqi Kurdistan is already a fully autonomous region, and has been spared much of the chaos that has affected the rest of the country in the past ...