Kurds have no friends but mountains

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The Kurds have “no friends but the mountains,” or so an old saying goes. It is hard for Westerners to grasp just how isolated the Kurds feel,They are hated by almost everyone in the region, and ignored by or unknown to almost everyone else in the world.

Ethnic Kurds make up around 20 percent of Iraq’s population. They, along with Persians, are indigenous to the upper Middle East.

They have lived there long before Arabs invaded them from the south and Turks from the east.

A few live in Baghdad and along the Iranian border east of the capital, and a larger number live in the provinces of Nineveh and Kirkuk. The majority, though, live in the northern mountains, high above the dusty plains of Mesopotamia, in the officially recognized and constitutionally sanctioned Kurdish Autonomous Region.

The Kurds have their own capital and parliament in the city of Hawler. They have their own army, the Peshmerga, which in Kurdish means “Those Who Face Death.” They have their own police, their own border patrols and checkpoints, and their own immigration and passport control.

They have two international airports, with regular flights to and from Europe. They have their own flag, their own diplomats, and their own Department of Foreign Relations.

The only things they don’t have are a currency of their own and a seat in the United Nations and why is that?

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights says this, so if Kurds don´t follow the Cairo declaration then they must join the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and then you will follow the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and everybody got to support Kurdistan as a indipendent country

Article 13 in the Universal declaration of human rights

(1) Everyone has the right to freedom of movement and residence within the borders of each state.

(2) Everyone has the right to leave any country, including his own, and to return to his country.


Article 15: Right to a nationality   

1.Everyone has the right to a nationality.

2. No one shall be arbitrarily deprived of his nationality nor denied the right to change his nationality

Article 13 in the Universal declaration of human rights

(1) Everyone has the right to freedom of movement and residence within the borders of each state.

(2) Everyone has the right to leave any country, including his own, and to return to his country.

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