Turkey bombarded Kurdistan Region once again, set farmlands on fire

  2020-08-08 12:12      95 View Count        Comment

 On Friday, Turkish fighter jets shelled the mountainous areas ofSlemaniprovince once again, setting the farmlands ablaze.

The bombardment was done between 11:15 AM to 11:30 AM. Turkey has been continuously striking the rural areas on Kurdistan Region border territories for weeks, allegedly targeting the positions of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK).

Kamaran Hassan, the Mayor of Mawat district said that Friday’s airstrikes had targeted the vicinity of Qamish and Dareyan villages.

However, there have been no casualties, but a vast area of farmland and vineyards were burned as the result of the airstrikes, Hassan said.

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