September 7, 2012

The View from Syrian Kurdistan

Michael Totten, Dispatches

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The Sunni Arab majority is not only divided between Islamists and secularists, but also by region and tribe. The Christian and Druze minorities are nervously watching and waiting. And the Kurdish minority in the northeast hopes to divorce all of the above and go its own way like the Kurds have in Iraq.

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