The Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs is responsible for protecting the borders, land and sovereignty of the Kurdistan Region, and for ensuring the security and freedom of Kurdistani citizens.
Statement by the Ministry of Peshmerga on Sharanish Attack
At 07:30 AM on 8 June, 2021, Peshmerga soldier Rezwan Mohammad Ali was martyred and several others were injured in an attack carried out by the PKK in the Sharanish Village in the Dohuk Governorate.
Statement by the Ministry of Peshmerga on the Mount Matin attack
Today, a Peshmerga convoy was unjustifiably targeted on Mount Matin, near the border of the Amedi town, and was attacked by the PKK with both light and heavy weaponry. The ambush martyred five brave Peshmerga soldiers and injured seven more.
A Statement by the Ministry of Peshmerga regarding the attack near Amedi, Northern Kurdistan Region
Today, members of the PKK group ambushed and attacked a unit of the Peshmerga Forces on Mount Matina, near the town of Amedi in the northern Kurdistan Region.