The commander of the Kurdish Peshmerga forces said in a statement that two of their forces were martyred during an artillery attack by the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.
The statement of the commander of the Peshmerga forces was as follows:
Statement of the commander of the Peshmerga forces
To the people of Kurdistan struggle
Since Iran’s terrorist IRGC has repeatedly shelled the border region between eastern and southern Kurdistan. Today’s heavy shelling comes against the backdrop of IRGC terrorist forces being defeated serval times this summer inside eastern Kurdistan at the hands of urban Peshmerga units July 17, Iran’s Revolutionary Guard forces launched an artillery attack the mountainous region, which lies in the south of eastern Kurdistan within the borders of Piranshar, Chuman and Siddakan.
The IRGC forces also shelled the area and the intensity of the artillery attack on the area causing much physical damage in the area And the martyrdom of two Peshmerga (PDKI) forces, names of the two brave Peshmerga who were martyred today are Rahim Rostam Dastan frome (Mahabad ) and Edris Darwishi frome (Piranshar).
The leadership of PDKI and the Central Command of Kurdistan’s Peshmerga Forces send their deepest condolences to the families of our latest martyrs and the Kurdish nation.
Commander of Kurdistan Peshmerga forces.
The 17 th of July 2018