Kurdish speakers come from Northern Iraq, Southeast Turkey, Eastern Syria, Western Iran and parts of Azerbaijan as well as Armenia.
There are 2 dialects of Kurdish spoken.
A number of competing political parties exist in some areas such as teh patriotic union of kurdistan, kurdish democratic party, and kurdish workers party. There are also some representation in the Turkish parliament and among NGO's.
Oct. 4, 2015 from Pauldig County