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Who are the Syrian Kurds and how did they help defeat the Islamic State group?

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The Kurds are the largest ethnic minority in Syria, where they make up between seven to 15 percent of the population. The group's fighters have also played a major role in defeating the Islamic State group but Turkey regards them as terrorists. Sanam Shantyaei dives deeper into this minority group's presence in the area.

Added on the 09/10/2019 17:36:20 - Copyright : France 24 EN

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