MESOP MIDEAST WATCH : TROUBLE, RIOTS &TURMOIL IN SOUTH KURDISTAN IRAQ / MORE MIGRANTS TO EUROPE WILL FOLLOW
Protests started in #Piramagrun, a little town a few kms from Slemani. This little town is one of the very abandoned towns, & they have usually raided on gov offices and party headquarters. They just set on fire the town’s library.
“We are from poor families. If we were from the rich and political elite families, we would study at the private universities and we wouldn’t need this. We only ask for our monthly stipend. We have not asked to have the revenues of oil & the revenues from the border points.”
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