Adil Zineelabdin was born in Kirkuk, Iraq in 1989. He completed his BA in Kirkuk University, Faculty of Law, 2012. Directly after graduation from bachelor he was admitted to get YTB’s Master scholarship in Gazi University in 2013. He graduated from Gazi University Faculty of Law 2017. After one year he started his Ph.D. in Selcuk University in the Department of Public Law and still continue. During the study years Zineelabdin worked as an independent researcher in Iraqi affairs and published many articles and joined many conferences and TV shows. He currently serves as a Turkmen Studies Researcher at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies (ORSAM).