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Wild animals, birds seized, released into nature in Sulaimani

  2021-05-28  | 
 Zhyan News Network
Wild animals and birds previously hunted and being sold in Sulaimani's Zher Pirdaka are seized by the authorities and security forces in operation that were set free into nature, May 28,2021. Photo by Sulaimani Center District on Fakebook
 Zhyan News Network

SULAIMANI – Sulaimani Center District said on Friday (May 28) that a number of wild animals and birds were seized illegally hunted and was being sold in Sulaimani‘s the animal and bird market, Zher Pirdaka, saying the operation will continue to eliminate the illicit deed.

The operation was done in coordination with the police and Asayish (security), head of Sulaimani Center District Joint Committees Lashkir Hamid said. 

“The wild animals were being sold by hunters and workers to people at Zher Pirdaka in Sulaimani market,” Hamid said.

The operation will continue to put end to hunting and selling wildlife, the official added, calling on people to inform them of such suspected practice. 

The animals and birds were set free and returned to nature later by the local authorities. 

(Zhyan English)