QANDIL/ERBIL, shafaaq.com / AFP – REUTERS – 21.11.2012 – PKK declared its willingness to fight with the Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Iraq’s Kurdistan region on the event of any attack or military incursion by Iraq, calling for the Iraqi Army to reconsider its decisions away from violence.
The official of the Party’s relations, Ahmet Deniz said in a statement to Awene Kurdish newspaper, that “Kurds are going through a sensitive stage and subjected to attack from all sides, except that there are (unnamed) States seeking to prevent them from achieving their demands and win their freedom.”
He demanded “the Kurds to maintain national unity and to have a special force.”
He added, “We will not stand silent in the event that Kurdistan Region would expose to any attack or military incursion because violating the rights of the Kurds as we consider is a red line.”
Deniz called the Iraqi army to reconsider its decisions and stay away from violence.