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The Kurds (Kurdish: کورد , Kurd) also the Kurdish people are an ethnic group in the Middle East, mostly inhabiting a contiguous area ...

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

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Between 20 and 30 million Kurds make up the fourth-largest ethnic group in the ... They also adhere to a number of different religions and creeds, although the ...

Learn About Kurdish Religion | The Kurdish Project

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Kurdistan celebrates religious diversity. Learn more about Kurdish Religion at the Kurdish Project.

Who are the Iraqi Kurds? | Pew Research Center

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Aug 20, 2014 ... While the Kurds are a crucial part of Iraq's political makeup, they are an ethnic group, not a distinct religious sect within Islam.

Religious Neutrality In 94% Muslim Iraqi Kurdistan | Huffington Post

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Jun 18, 2012 ... Iraqi Kurdistan is now the only region in the Middle East other than Israel in which the religions of the world are taught on an equal basis in the ...

The changing face of Islam in Kurdistan

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Jul 2, 2016 ... ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — “We Muslims have a lot of problems with our religion, for a lot of reasons,” the words of Sanger Najim, a young man ...

Who Are the Kurds? - Institut kurde de Paris

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The Kurdish tribes resisted the Arab tribes for social rather than religious reasons . All methods were used to coax the Kurds and convert them to Islam, even, ...

A Muslim cannot be a Kurd; a Kurd cannot be a Muslim

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Dec 26, 2009 ... With the continuation of the ancient Kurdish traditions such as the hundreds of types of dances and styles of music, the colorful dresses, love ...

Who are the Kurds? | The Christian Century

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Sep 4, 2014 ... In the continuing conflict in Iraq, Kurds frequently are mentioned alongside ... However, when it comes to religion, Kurds share a good deal in ...

Kurdish People Fast Facts - CNN.com

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Aug 11, 2014 ... Check out CNN's Fast Facts for information about the Kurdish people. ... Religion: Most are Sunni Muslims; some practice Sufism, a type of ...

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Kurdish Muslims abandoning Islam for Zoroastrianism in Disgust at ...

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Jun 1, 2015 ... One of the smallest and oldest religions in the world is experiencing a revival in the semi-autonomous region of Iraqi Kurdistan. The religion ...

Religion in Kurdistan

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short chapter on the religion of the Kurds today. Instead of the contented observation made by some of his friends a half century ago that the Kurds are Muslims ...

Kurds - Introduction, Location, Language, Folklore, Religion, Major ...

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LOCATION: Turkey; Iraq; Syria; Iran; Lebanon; Armenia; Azerbaijan; Germany. POPULATION: 5–22 million. LANGUAGE: Kurdish. RELIGION: Islam ...