Report

rss

Iraq News

Kurdistan

Economy

World

All News

Masoud Barzani's office condemns the Quran desecration incident in Erbil

Category: Kurdistan

Date: 2021-04-23T15:41:57+0000
Masoud Barzani's office condemns the Quran desecration incident in Erbil

Shafaq News/ The office of the President of Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP), the Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani, lamented footage of a torn Quran that emerged on social media. 

Barzani's office said in a press release today, Friday, "sacrilege is a dangerous non-tolerable issue. The parties responsible for this deed aim to tamper with social peace and ignite strife. They shall be punished." 

"What happened is beyond all boundaries and redlines," Barzani's office added, calling the authorities to keep tabs on this issue to hinder the recurrence of similar crimes.

Social media users shared footage of a torn Quran thrown near a mosque on street 100 in Erbil.

related

Erbil to continue talks with Baghdad

Date: 2020-10-12 20:58:54
Erbil to continue talks with Baghdad

The Kurdish leader, Masoud Barzani meets with the U.S. ambassador to Iraq

Date: 2021-04-12 11:06:11
The Kurdish leader, Masoud Barzani meets with the U.S. ambassador to Iraq

Turkish Minister of Defense visits Masoud Barzani in his headquarters in Saladin

Date: 2021-01-19 11:44:14
Turkish Minister of Defense visits Masoud Barzani in his headquarters in Saladin

UN expresses regret over the Iranian refugee suicide attempt in Erbil

Date: 2021-05-20 14:00:16
UN expresses regret over the Iranian refugee suicide attempt in Erbil

New "Libyan dollar gang" arrested in Erbil 

Date: 2021-08-02 11:20:30
New "Libyan dollar gang" arrested in Erbil 

Erbil is preparing for a new round of talks with Baghdad, official confirms

Date: 2021-04-21 09:07:03
Erbil is preparing for a new round of talks with Baghdad, official confirms

Kurdistan Region connects an energy line between Erbil and Dohuk

Date: 2019-12-23 12:33:29
Kurdistan Region connects an energy line between Erbil and Dohuk

EU pledges to establish a headquarters for the Coalition's military consultants in Erbil

Date: 2021-09-07 13:53:16
EU pledges to establish a headquarters for the Coalition's military consultants in Erbil