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Kurdish refugees from Syria languish in Iraq

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Published on Feb 1, 2012

While focus is on the uprising in Syria which started almost a year ago, Syrian Kurds revolted years before.

Riots in the mainly Kurdish city of Qamishli in 2004 were crushed by security forces. Rights groups say at least 30 people were killed in that crackdown.

Thousands of Kurds crossed the border into Iraq and have been living as refugees since.

Al Jazeera's Jane Arraf reports from a refugee camp in Moqableh in northern Iraq.

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