Friday, August 27, 2010

Iranian army still bombing Kandil

27 August 2010

Bombings have been reported yesterday

The Iranian regime is proceeding with the bombardment on villages of Kandil during the month of Ramadan.

According to the news received; Iranian army dropped bombs on the villages of Kandil for 2 hours yesterday. There was no information about any injured but a fire was reported to have started in some areas due to the shootings.

Following a silence for over a month, Iranian army has been bombing the villages along the border since 13 August, when KCK (Kurdistan Democratic Confederation) announced a new unilateral ceasefire. Following the bombing of 7 villages of Pişder on 23 August, 18 families left their homes and migrated to Jarawe and Sengeser townships.

Translator: Berna Ozgencil