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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

The Religion of the Kurds - JStor

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girl and take her to wife.3 But the dominant religion throughout the country is ... certain religions more or less peculiar to the Kurds.2 Of these there are three, that  ...

What is the difference between Shia, Sunni, and Kurd Muslims ...

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بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ Firstly, notice that: Kurd is related to the nationality, not religion. That (AFAIK) majority of them are Sunnis,...

Are the Kurds Sunni or Shite? - Quora

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And not just the religion but also the language and culture of the Kurdish people can extremely vary which is also the reason why Kurds can't form a unity.

Why is ISIS fighting the Kurds if both are Sunni? - Quora

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The rapidly shortening attention span can only tolerate putting a couple of labels on 1.6 billion population of one religion in order to reduce it to a Cowboys ...

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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 ...

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.

Learn About Kurdish Religion | The Kurdish Project

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