President Nechirvan Barzani condemns the Farhatiya crime

- 18 October 2020

Erbil, Kurdistan Region, October 18, 2020

Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani strongly denounces the mass killing of several civilians in the sub-district of Al-Farhatiya, in Balad, Salahaddin Governorate. Below is the statement:

We strongly condemn the heinous crime that took place in the sub-district of Al-Farhatiya, Balad District of Salahaddin Governorate, in which several people lost their lives. We share the grief of the families of the victims and the people in the area.

We urge the relevant institutions of the Federal Government to take speedy measures to find the terror group behind this crime and bring the perpetrators to justice.

It is the duty of all parties to cooperate and support the Federal Government to confront the constant threats, crimes, and assaults on people’s lives and the institutions of the country.

Nechirvan Barzani
Kurdistan Region President