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After Such Knowledge, What Forgiveness?: My Encounters With Kurdistan

After Such Knowledge What Forgiveness My Encounters With Kurdistan Years ago noting that Kurds the largest ethnic group in the world without their own country were involved in every major story he covered in Iran Israel Turkey Lebanon and Iraq veteran reporter

  • Title: After Such Knowledge, What Forgiveness?: My Encounters With Kurdistan
  • Author: Jonathan C. Randal
  • ISBN: 9780813335803
  • Page: 479
  • Format: Paperback
  • Years ago, noting that Kurds the largest ethnic group in the world without their own country were involved in every major story he covered in Iran, Israel, Turkey, Lebanon, and Iraq, veteran reporter Jonathan Randal decided to produce this first hand report on Kurdistan, a shocking, tragic account of diplomacy and politics in the Middle East, and a gripping adventure storyYears ago, noting that Kurds the largest ethnic group in the world without their own country were involved in every major story he covered in Iran, Israel, Turkey, Lebanon, and Iraq, veteran reporter Jonathan Randal decided to produce this first hand report on Kurdistan, a shocking, tragic account of diplomacy and politics in the Middle East, and a gripping adventure story about being a war reporter in the 1990s.Throughout the Kurds history, world powers have promised to help them achieve autonomy, and each time the Kurds have been betrayed But they are also masters of betrayal Randal, recording their talent for vehement internecine warfare and their gift for friendship, takes us behind the headlines to the inner story of power politics in the Middle East His sympathetic knowledge of Kurdish history and his unparalleled access to Kurdish leaders and to diplomats, ministers, intelligence agents, warriors, and journalists makes him the only writer able to get this story for us and discover the truth.

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    1. After Such Knowledge, What Forgiveness?: My Encounters With Kurdistan by Jonathan C. Randal is a moving study of the Kurdish question. The litany of betrayals and hurts faced by these redoubtable people is heart-breaking. Somehow they have struggled on and survived, and to this day, have a large share of the populations of Turkey, Iran, Syria, and Iraq. Expectedly, they are mistrusted and resented, and any attempt at autonomy is immediately quashed. The one high point in their history seems to h [...]

    2. With the possibility of an independent Kurdish state being established in Iraqi Kurdistan and with the Sykes-Picot colonial borders of 1916, in which Kurds have been entrapped for most of the last century, gradually unraveling as the murderous 'Islamic State', headed by some self-appointed caliph, rolls across Iraq, having already effectively abolished the Iraqi-Syrian border, to spread its barbaric ideology and the blood of its victims across the region, now is an imperative time for anyone con [...]

    3. Want to understand why the Kurds are fighting so hard for autonomy in Iraq? Read this book and you'll get a better idea.

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