Kurdish village of #Zergele bombed – not by ISIS, but Turkey

The Kurdish village of Zargali (Zargale or Zergale) in north Iraq was bombed earlier today .1st of August 2015,not by ISIS, but by Turkey. At least 9 people – all civilians – are confirmed dead and 18 injured. Zargali village is in Rawanduz district, which is on the outskirts of the Qandil Mountains.

The president of Iraq’s Kurdistan region has condemned a deadly bombardment of Zargala village by the Turkish military, calling for all sides to return to the negotiating table. At least 9 people were reportedly killed in the attack.

“We condemn this bombardment that led to the martyrdom of people from the Kurdistan region and call on Turkey not to bombard civilians again,” Massoud Barzani said in a statement on Saturday, Reuters reported.

“The PKK must keep the battlefield away from the Kurdish region in order for civilians not to become victims of this war,” Barzani added.

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The Kurdish village of Zargali (Zargale or Zergale) in north Iraq was bombed earlier today – not by ISIS, but by Turkey. At least 9 people – all civilians – are confirmed dead and 18 injured. Zargali village is in Rawanduz district, which is on the outskirts of the Qandil Mountains.

Also, the Hurriyet Daily News reported via an intelligence source that on Friday 30 F-16 Turkish warplanes shelled 130 targets in the Qandil Mountains both inside Turkey and in the Kurdistan region of Iraq.

At least 260 members of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) have been killed during Turkey’s week-long campaign against the group within the country and in northern Iraq. At least 400 members of the PKK have also been injured.

Dead child in bombing raid by Turkey on Zargali

It’s also reported that the Turkish military is not bombing ISIS-held areas in Syria’s Euphrates valley, where the Sunni…

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