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Damascus: Kurdish Literature as a field of study

KURDWATCH, April 29, 2013—After decades of sanctions against the Kurdish language in schools, universities, and agencies, the Syrian government resolved to teach Kurdish literature at Syrian universities in the future. On April 18, 2013, President Bashar al‑Assad stated in an interview that he wanted to introduce this subject into the country’s literary departments. The University of Damascus has already made an announcement seeking two suitable teachers.


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