Report: Stateless Kurds in Syria - Illegal invaders or victims of a nationalistic policy?
April 14, 2010 – With Decree No. 93 on August 23, 1962, the Syrian government ordered a special census for al-Hasakah province, which was carried out on October 5, 1962. As a result, approximately 120,000 Kurds lost their Syrian citizenship and with it, their basic civil rights. [Download PDF]