DRR


11/10/2018

Land & Environment – Terrain

By Prof. M.R. Izady The most prominent geophysical feature of Kurdistan is clearly its mountainousness. Kurdistan at present is composed primarily of the area of the […]
11/10/2018

Land & Environment – Geology

By Prof. M.R. Izady Kurdistan is geologically quite active. The land straddles the subduction zone between the colliding Eurasian and African tectonic plates. Locally, the breakaway […]
11/10/2018

Internal Subdivisions

By Prof. M.R. Izady Kurdistan can be divided historically, and on a socio-economic, cultural, and political basis, into five major subdivisions: southern Kurdistan centered historically on […]
11/10/2018

Boundaries & Political Geography

By Prof. M. Izady The vast Kurdish homeland consists of about 200,000 square miles of territory. Its area is roughly equal to that of France or […]