Newroz fire in the Qandil mountains
The guerrillas and the people of the Qandil Mountains in Southern Kurdistan have lit Newroz fires in many different places.
In all villages and on many mountain tops in the Qandil mountains Newroz fires have been lit. The guerrillas lit fires in open terrain on the mountains, the people responded this with fires in the villages.
The Newroz celebrations in Qandil lasted until the night.
Chanting "Bijî Newroz", people danced and jumped over the fire.