By Kerim Yildiz
The Kurds are Syria's greatest minority and stay topic to severe human rights abuses. this can be the 1st e-book to target their plight. in addition to Kerim Yildiz's different fresh books—The Kurds in Iraq and The Kurds in Turkey—this new e-book builds on his finished research of the present human rights state of affairs of the world's greatest ethnic workforce that exists with out its personal state.
Yildiz examines the modern state of affairs of the Syrian Kurds within the context of Syria's—and when it comes to the modern state of affairs, which unearths Syria outlined as a terrorist kingdom by means of the us. Fifty percentage of Syria's source of revenue now is going towards army spending, for Syriai feels threatened via her acquaintances. This impacts the way in which minorities are taken care of in the country.
Covering all features of Kurdish existence, includingn language, schooling, faith, and historical past, Yildiz bargains a distinct perception into the human rights scenario of the Kurds in Syria.
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