November 11, 2008 4:08 PM

Kurdish expansion squeezes northern Iraq's minorities

Murad Kashtu al Asi is a member of the ancient Yazidi sect, most of whom consider themselves Kurdish. In the complex and often violent landscape of Iraq, the community, estimated at a few hundred thousand, is at the center of a tug of war over land between mostly Arab Iraq to the south and mostly Kurdish Iraq to the north.

Related content

Suggested for you



Nation & World Videos