Barzani: Sinjar will be freed soon and should be returned to Kurdistan Region 8/13
Barzani: Sinjar will be freed soon and should be returned to Kurdistan Region
Shafaq News / The head of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), Necirvan Barzani confirmed on Thursday, that there is a will to liberate Sinjar area from ISIS terrorists control
as soon as possible, stressing that Sinjar will return to Kurdistan Region after being liberated fully.
Barzani's remarks came during a ceremony hosted by KRG in Mazar Sharaf al-Din in Sinjar area, to bring back the remains of 67 Yazidi to be buried in the tombs of the region.
Barzani said that more than two thousand Yazidis have been freed from ISIS terrorists during the last period, adding that his forces will liberate Sinjar area in the near future and its people will return to it.
He added that Barzani must return to Kurdistan after its liberation from the control of ISIS terrorists , stressing his government's continuous efforts to make the international community recognizes what happened in Sinjar as a mass genocide .
The ceremony took place today to bring back the remains of 67 victims of the Yazidi citizens killed by ISIS terrorist organization found in three mass graves, to Sinjar to be buried in cemeteries in Mazar Sharaf al-Din area.
ISIS terrorist organization has swept through the region in August of last year and had committed massacres against its people, most of them Kurds and Yazidis , buried hundreds of them in mass graves
More than 400 000 citizens of the region were forced to escape from ISIS on their way to Kurdistan region as thousands barricaded themselves in Sinjar Mount until Peshmarga Kurdish forces regained control of parts of the city of Sinjar, a few months ago.