Will Kurdistan ever become an independent country? Just who are the Kurds?

Can the Kurds plan a future with their own country, which spans four other countries in the region? Or what about just the notion of a Kurdish state? Here’s a pretty good ‘explainer’ type film by Aljazeera which looks at the history, gives you the details about who the Kurds are and what they did in the region – and also brings us up to date today.

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