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Tribes & People

 

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All ethnic groups, Arab and other, living in the Arab region from Iraq in the east to Morocco in the west, are descended from tribes. Tribes follow a pattern of hierarchical structure read more...
Tribal affiliations and allegiances remain strong today, as the recent uprisings in Yemen and Libya and politics in Iraq show. Read about individual tribes below:

 

General Introduction

Geographical distribution of Iraqi Tribes

Abbas

Shirazi Arabs

al-Ajarimah

al- Asha‘irah

al-Azd

al- Dhibyan

al-Hanifa

al-Tayy

Bani Asad 

The Hashid

Taymallah

Himyar

Jidham

Zubayd

Kurdish Tribes

 

al-Surji

 

Biradost

 

Talban

 

The Balbas





   

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