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The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) (Kurdish: یەکیتیا نیشتمانیا کوردستان) is a Kurdish political party in Iraqi. It was established in 1976 as a breakaway from the KDP.
The PUK Peshmerga is the party’s militia.
Peshmerga (Kurdish: پێش مهرگه) is the term used by Kurds to refer to armed Kurdish fighters.