LIVING SYMBOL OF FREEDOM
most prominent Kurdish national leader, Mustafa Barzani, was
President of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) when he died on 1
March 1979 at Georgetown Hospital, Washington DC. Millions of Kurds and
others mourned him. His memory will remain alive in the hearts of all
Kurds who support the aims he struggled for all his life. He will
remain a towering figure in the history of the Kurdish people.