Kurdistan will rise to independence, to be a key player in the destruction of Babylon at the battle of Armageddon. It is looking like they will be in the fight against the Antichrist. He will not be able to ‘woo’ them with riches, according to Isaiah Chapter 13.
“See, I will stir up against them the Medes, who do not care for silver and have no delight in gold. Their bows will strike down the young men; they will have no mercy on infants, nor will they look with compassion on children. Babylon, the jewel of kingdoms, the pride and glory of the Babylonians, will be overthrown by God like Sodom and Gomorrah.” Isa 13:17-19
- The Kurds are the ancient Medes of the “Medo-Persian Empire” which ruled with Persia (Iran) during the days of Daniel and beyond.
- When the Kurds (Ancient Medes) establish their own government in northern Iraq, it will pave the road to the horrific judgments found in Isaiah 13: ( https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Isaiah%2013
- Some theologians believe Babylon is Iraq, some believe it is Saudi Arabia – Jeremiah chapter 51: ( https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Jeremiah+51
US-backed Kurds fight Islamists to retake Iraq’s largest dam: ( http://www.france24.com/en/20140816-us-backed-kurds-fight-islamists-iraq-mosul-dam/
Kurds Retake Key Iraq Dam, Sunnis Hit jihadists: ( http://news.yahoo.com/us-confirms-airstrikes-near-arbil-mosul-dam-222300685.html
Iraq is already splitting into three states: ( http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2014/07/28/iraq-divided-into-three-states/13165519/
Iraq Kurdistan Independence Referendum Planned: ( http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-28103124