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Who are the Kurds? | Start Here



The fight against ISIL in Syria, an uneasy US alliance and being considered a terrorist organisation by a number of countries have kept the Kurdish people in the news. 

So who are the Kurds? And why is there so much resistance to the idea of a Kurdish nation-state?

Start Here explores the history of a people looking for a home, and why some of them picked up arms in the struggle for independence.

Source: Al Jazeera

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