Kurdish girls attending school in Mahabad shortly before the Islamic revolution
Kurdish Jews / Kurdanê Cihûyî / Kürt Yahudileri 1949
Kurds. Late-Ottoman era, end of 19th century.
Kurdish woman. Kurds are rich with culture. Their homeland was torn when official Nation-State lines were drawn after WWI. They now remain fragmented between the political tensions of Turkey, Syria, Iran & Iraq. Saddam Hussein was very anti-Kurd.
Kurdish fighters from nothern Iraq, followers of Sheikh Mahmud Barzani, King of Kurdistan (1922-1924). In traditional attire and with old weapons.
Şêx Qadir Berzencî û Hasfa Xan. Şêx Celal paşî wan disekîne. Dema Keyaniya Kurdistanê li Silêmanî, sala 1922’ê. Şêx Qadir Berzencî ve Hasfa Xan. Şêx Celal arkalarında duruyor. Kürdistan Krallığı zamanlarında Silêmanî’de, sene 1922.
The execution of Qazi Mohammed the leader of Mahabad republic of Kurdistan by the Iranian Regime .
The Kurdish leader Saeed Peran with two Turkish soldiers before his execution in 1925
Serxwebûna Niştîman — Une famille Kurde princière du nom de “Xan” sur...