The Kurds are an ethno-linguistically Iranian group who have historically
inhabited the .... The Kurdish people are believed to be of heterogeneous origins
combining a number of earlier tribal or et...
Oct 17, 2014 ... The rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has thrust the plight of the
Kurdish people into the spotlight. But who exactly are the Kurds ...
A sizable noncontiguous Kurdish population also exists in the Khorāsān region,
.... What followed was one of the most brutal episodes in Kurdish history. ... you
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Throughout their history they have remained under the thumb of various .... A
double suicide bombing in Erbil (northern Iraq/Kurdistan) leaves 56 people dead
Jan 8, 2015 ... A look at the fascinating and at times tragic history of the Kurdish people can give
some insight into how they have become increasingly ...
May 23, 2011 ... Mamosta Hemin, the pen name for Mohammad Amin Sheikholeslami (1921-1986
), was a well-known Kurdish poet from Mahabad, Eastern of ...
Common demands include respect for their distinct identity as a people, the ... in
the history of Turkey and the struggle of the Kurdish people for their liberation.
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The Kurdish People: A Background and History ... The Kurdish people comprise
a large ethnic group of about 25 million that have always lived in the same place
Mar 20, 2016 ... The Kurd population, probably numbering close to 16 million, inhabits the wide ...
practicing pastoral nomadism in different periods of history.