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Pew Research CenterAug 20, 2014

Who Are the Iraqi Kurds?

Kurds are playing a major role in the current conflict in Iraq, and are often mentioned alongside Iraq’s Sunni and Shia Muslim populations. But Kurds are an ethnic group, not a distinct religious sect within Islam; nearly all Iraqi Kurds consider themselves Sunni Muslims.

Pew Research CenterJun 18, 2014

Iraq’s Unique Place in the Sunni-Shia Divide

An ongoing and intensifying conflict has fallen along sectarian lines in Iraq, one of only a handful of countries that has more Shia Muslims than Sunnis. A Fact Tank post analyzes the divide between the two sects.

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Pew Research CenterSep 17, 2010

Few Say Religion Shapes Immigration, Environment Views

Pew Research CenterJan 15, 2009

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Pew Research CenterJul 11, 2007

Looking for a Way Out: Rethinking the Arab-Israeli Conflict

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Pew Research CenterMay 30, 2007

A Six-Day War: Its Aftermath in American Public Opinion

Pew Research CenterApr 6, 2006

Islam and the Global War on Terrorism in Latin America

Pew Research CenterApr 4, 2006

Religion, Violence and the Middle East: A Conversation with U.S. Senator Joseph R. Biden Jr.

Pew Research CenterMay 18, 2005

The Coming Religious Wars? Demographics and Conflict in Islam and Christianity

Pew Research CenterMay 4, 2005

Faith at War: Reports from the Islamic World