English Channel deaths: Why Iraqi Kurds are making the dangerous journey to Europe

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Published on 25 Nov 2021, 20:12
Those seeking a new life by crossing the channel are from parts of the world devastated by years of conflict, particularly prominent are those fleeing Iraq's northern region of Kurdistan. (Subscribe: bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe)

They are drawn here by family connections, language and a large and established Kurdish community.

We took a look at those making the journey of thousands of miles from Iraqi Kurdistan in hopes of a better life.

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