A fire in the ferests around Rijab Marivan in eastern Kurdistan

According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, from the night of 15 July 2017, forests around Rijab, located in the city of Marivan, have been burned from the east of Kurdistan.

According to the report, people in surrounding villages and environmental activists have gone to the area to control the fire, and until the announcement of this news, no knowledge of the control of this fire has been published.

It should be noted that the citizens of eastern Kurdistan believe that these fires were deliberate and directly carried out by the Revolutionary Guard and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, whose purpose is to destroy the environment of Kurdistan, and the increase of fire in this period is indicative of The Iran government has a hostile policy.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association