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    • Axel
    • 13.08.07 | 16:04 (IDT)

    "most Kurds have lived under Arab control, Iraq and Syrian, and only a minority of them have lived under Turkey and Iran" You cannot even get the facts straight. While there is understandably no exact census of Kurds, estimates are as follows: Turkey 20-25 million Iran 4,8-6,6 million Iraq 4,0-5,3 million Syria 1,6-2,0 million

    from the article: Kurds build an island of calm in the inferno of Iraq
    First published 00:00 13.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 13.08.07
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