“The Kurds: Everything You Didn’t Know” — Dave Rubin Doesn’t Talk to Max J. Joseph

Kurds spray a Kurdish flag on ancient reliefs at an Assyrian heritage site in Dohuk Province (Nohadra), Iraq.

Introduction

Background

Map showing Assyrian towns and other settlements pre-Ottoman Genocide conducted in 1915. Today, fewer than 20,000 Assyrians remain in Turkey.

Territory

A revision of “Mesopotamia: The Cradle of Civilisation”, this sign post near the Assyrian heritage site of Khinis, Dohuk Province (Nohadra). These sites are left unguarded and are regularly vandalised.
A short interview with Kurdish General Hashem Seteh on the frontline in Iraq, BBC News late 2015.

Weapons

The notice demanding disarmament circulated by the KRG among Assyrian towns in the Nineveh Plains.
From 2014, a young Yezidi girl in a camp lashes out at Barzani’s peshmerga.

Democracy

Kurds in Zakho, Dohuk Province Iraq riot and attack un-Islamic places of commerce and worship in December 2011.

ISIS

Turkey

“Refugee” Crisis

Barzani and the KDP

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