[ltr]Mutlaq coalition warns of the danger of the situation in Kirkuk and calls for an end to abuses against Arab villages[/ltr][ltr]
Kirkuk - Iraq Press - November 8: accused Arab coalition, on Tuesday, the Peshmerga forces burned Qohqaah village in the district of Dibs, west of Kirkuk province and directed by its inhabitants,and warned of the danger of the situation in the province in the event of failure to act to stop abuses against Arab villages.
The coalition said in a statement, said that "at a time rejoiced Kirkuk 's Arabs to meet with Arab coalition with Mr. Massoud Barzani, which was positive for the meeting , " noting that Barzani "presented a leisurely and solutions about a lot of problems, but we are surprised by today 's aggressively affiliate of the Democratic Party Peshmerga burned Qohqaah village ( belonging tothe district of Dibs 55 km northwest of Kirkuk), and directed by its inhabitants. "
He said the Arab coalition that "the Peshmerga process of burning villages and areas in Kirkuk and the displacement of its inhabitants is a violation of the charters and covenants that have been agreed upon and an indication of a serious demographic change and beaten to the principle of peaceful coexistence , which is stipulated by the Constitution."
He continued that "Based on the foregoing , we call upon the President of Kurdistan , Massoud Barzani , to fulfill the promises that have been agreed upon during our last visit , " adding that "everyone knows that Barzani explicit and clear and has a positive attitude towards the displaced from all nationalities , a Macd during the last meeting if it has to be of the injunction to those forces on the need to respect the Arab villages and not to abuse them. "
He warned Arab coalition of " the gravity of the situation in Kirkuk province , " he said , adding that "failure to act seriously to stop the violations against Arab villages, things will slide into the abyss and when it will be able to play the role of a truce to stop Malaihamd consequences , " according to the statement.
The organization Human Rights Watch, has accused the beginning of this November, the Kurdistan Regional Government of carrying out "forced displacement" against Arabs in Kirkuk province , and the demolition of their homes. Q ended