Monthly Archives: July 2007

The Other Iraq: Who are the Kurds?

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This is an interesting excerpt from a documentary which starts by detailing the Kurdish crisis within Iraq, when Saddam was still its dictator, and then goes on to describe the history of the Kurds. Note: The beginning features disturbing images …

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Kurdish Journalist/Activist Sentenced To Death In Iran

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We deeply regret to hear this very unfortunate news from Iran: July 19, 2007 (RFE/RL) — Authorities in Iran’s northwestern Kurdistan Province have condemned two ethnic Kurds to death for acting against the country’s national security. Their lawyers told Radio …

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The crisis of Syrian Kurds

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Excerpt from today’s Evening Bulletin: [The regime of Bashar Assad] re-launch the campaign of ethnic cleansing in the Kurdish region of Hasakah. The Syrian press, controlled by the regime, prevents access to the foreign press, and the abuses of the …

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