Monday, June 13, 2016

Ramadan Death count: Iran 13/06/16

A firefight between Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards and Kurdish militants in western Iran left five militants dead, Iran's state TV reported on Monday. The TV said the five were members of the Party of Free Life of Kurdistan, or PJAK, which is the Iranian wing of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, in Turkey. It said the Revolutionary Guards ambushed the militants in northwestern Sardasht area but didn't elaborate as to when the shootout happened or provide more details. Weapons and ammunition were confiscated from the five at the site of the clash.

Ramadan death toll is now at 1,939