The Kurds

GUESTS: Susan Meiselas Photojournalist Author, Kurdistan: In the Shadow of History David McDowall Author,The Modern History of Kurds [St.Martin'sPress, 1996] Specialist in Middle Eastern affairs The Kurds are the largest ethnic group in the world without a homeland. The 25 million Kurdish people have common customs and identity, but they are scattered thoughout Turkey, Iraq, Iran, Syria and parts of the former Soviet Union. Their internal conflicts and struggle for statehood has resulted in hundreds of thousands of deaths. Join Ray and guests for a look at the history of the Kurds and why they've failed to achieve unity.

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