Nation | Kurdistan

* Note that Kurdistan is not yet a country. The region consists of parts of Iraq and Syria and its fighters want their own country.

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Eye | Kurdish Women Fighters | Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer Under Intense Pressure

Although Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia argues that women aren’t fit to serve in combat, American women in the United States military will begin serving in combat roles for the first time as soon as 2016. Surely the Kurdish women fighters will be a great inspiration for them.

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Kurdish Women Fighters In Syria Say ISIS Fears Women Soldiers So Much They Shake