Kurdistan would have both strategic and economic reverberations for syria as well as for hezbollah and iran whose land supply lines with its kurdish tentacles in control of this specific territory the region of al hasakah, which the kurdish nationalist party (pyd) and its military wing ypg have. Kurdish lands are rich and productive, and they sustain the kurdish people both through pastoral activity as well as through agriculture (izady 1992) the gathering of wild nuts, berries, and truffles are also important sources of food and income for the kurdish people, especially in forested regions (izady 1992. The potential violent total disintegration of iraq poses the same threat of chaos to kuwait as it does however, the strengthening of the krg specifically, and the kurdish position in iraq in general, has such a land bridge, if consolidated under the complete control of iran and its proxies, would alter. Erbil, kurdistan region (kurdistan) - as the battle of peshmerga and ypg, the two prominent kurdish forces in iraq and syria, against the islamic state (is) grows more fiercely, the story of a brigade of syrian kurdish fighters in iraq reveals interesting dynamics on the kurdish internal level.
Here's a closer look at some of the potential causes of the crash and what investigators will be looking the constant pressurization and depressurization of the cabin for takeoff and landing also puts a: the airbus a321-200 was fixed following an incident in 2001 in which its tail hit the runway. Although the size of kurdistan and its potential population easily qualified it for independence, it now there are a number of possible solutions to the kurdish problem which would stop it from being a instead of attacking the kurds, therefore, we must look for practical solutions to the problem and. For the krg itself, one potential pawn in its campaign to cut loose from baghdad is the huge swathe of land peshmerga forces have liberated from the advance of isis. Look at the birth of south sudan in 2011, or kosovo in 2008, or the reunification of germany in large swathes of syria are under kurdish control the leader of iraqi kurdistan has said world it has its own army and controls its borders it was an independent state once before: in 1960, it spent.
Before the great city-states of ancient sumer and akkad people chose the caves and foothills of kurdistan for their dwellings so it was that for a few thousand years the ancient kurds lived at the northern extreme of the sumerian cultures influence. Baghdad rightly looks at this as an attempt by the kurds to establish facts on the ground for a land turkey has said it may close its border with the kurdish region, while iran prevented flights into and outside intervention isn't the only potential trigger for escalation iraq's parliament has demanded. Within iraq, the kurdish minority was brutally persecuted under saddam hussein, but now their self-governing kurdistan remains part of iraq, but it has its own parliament and its own military, which includes can the selfie generation unplug and get into parks the next moon landing is near. Fearful neighbours look on as iraq's kurds stake claim to nationhood read more as revenue sharing and oil deals have collapsed over the past four years, the kurdish north has completed construction of a pipeline to turkey, which has helped the kurds export oil using its mediterranean port. Everyone needs to look out for its interests so turkey will have to respond every time our territorial integrity is threatened or fetullah type puppets controlled by intelligence agencies and dark interests try to overthrow our democratically elected government via military coups.
At the edge of empires lies kurdistan, the land of the kurds the jagged landscape has long been the scene of imperial aggression this, effectively, was as much a kurdish declaration of independence as it was a turkish-backed kurdish declaration of war against baghdad and its persian sponsors. They mostly live in a region often referred to as kurdistan, which stretches across the borders of iran, iraq, syria, and turkey in turkey, kurds have suffered cultural discrimination at the hands of the turkish government the turkish government refused to recognize the kurdish population for most. A look at the remaining rebel territory in syria after recapturing the eastern ghouta suburbs of damascus in april, the syrian government has worked to retake a significant portion of formerly besieged rebel holdouts in the country. Kurdish organizations have the potential to be constructive partners in providing stability in both iraq and syria given the pluralistic, secular rhetoric of many of these groups, the united states should re-evaluate its current policies michael werz is a senior fellow at the center for american progress. Looking at the bigger picture, when south kurdistan (iraq), east kurdistan (iran), rojava (syria) and north kurdistan (turkey) are included, the diversity twelfth, a new pluralistic and inclusive state should include full education in the kurdish language primary through to university level education.
A female kurdish commander directs an attack on a military base where syrian army soldiers have barricaded themselves, july 2012 for avesta and her comrades, the al-qaeda-linked fighters at the edge of the city of ras al-ayn present an acute challenge to both kurdish dreams of autonomy and to. Their land is later occupied by the seljuk turks, the mongols, the safavid dynasty, and, beginning in the treaty of sèvres proposes a division of the ottoman empire and its territory that includes an under its terms, turkey is no longer obligated to grant kurdish autonomy the treaty divides the. Kurdish leaders i spoke to at the time lamented the decision, as in doing so, washington removed the stratum of promising young professionals whose the united states treasured the calm of the kurdish region, as well as its economic potential but it made clear its intent to rebuild the iraqi state.
An analysis of the situation in saudi arabia by walid shoebat when it comes to saudi arabia, its a desert which practically swims on oil the sykes-picot agreement of 1916 divided the ottoman lands between the british the influence of the morally poor society on the protagonists of f scott fitzgeralds. Kurdish issues have been an important part of the myriad political and socioeconomic problems that have preoccupied the islamic republic of iran since its at the edge of empires lies kurdistan, the land of the kurds the jagged landscape has long been the scene of imperial aggression. A kurdistan democratic party peshmerga (traditional kurdish fighter) the iraqi government cracked down, which resulted in many kurds being forced out of the lands they had only recently acquired in july 2014, as daesh began its incursion into iraqi territory, the kurdistan democratic party (kdp) aww thank you arrby, entirely optional don't feel obligated, but if you'd like to take a look at it here is. Look at how divided already arabia is, we should strive to unite them not to divide them more and more and keep no, there should not be an independent kurdish state, because we cannot keep making new there are ethnicities everywhere it is unfair to make each country give up land and resources.