By William Carter

Photographer, Author, Jazz Musician

Much More on the Kurds Part 2

with 4 comments

northern Iraq 1965

photographs and text © William Carter


Morning in Kurdistan

Native Ibex from Kurdish area of eastern Iraq or western Iran

Conference between locals and peshmerga commanders

Burial of an executed “josh” (“donkey” or Iraqi government spy)

Kurdish graveyard

Peshmergas enjoying home hospitality in village north of Suleimaniya

yet_more_2.7Peshmerga platoon on the march

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Written by bywilliamcarter

November 26, 2014 at 12:00 pm

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  1. thanks so much
    From : Kurdistan


    Hoshang Farooq

    December 3, 2014 at 3:46 pm

  2. Great pictures! Many thanks.


    Jane Miller Chai

    November 26, 2014 at 9:57 pm

  3. Thanks for saving a little bit of our history


    Sherwan Sherwani

    November 26, 2014 at 7:25 pm

  4. Very beautiful photos many thanks for this piece of Kurdistan history


    Sardar Hamira

    November 26, 2014 at 3:01 pm

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