Brief clash in Shengal

Reports of armed confrontation in Shengal town in southern Kurdistan, northern Iraq.

Iraqi military units shot fires at a vehicle belonging to fighters of the Shengal Resistance Units (YBŞ).

The attack which took place at Tirbika checkpoint in Shengal faced retaliation from YBŞ fighters, resulting in a brief clash between the two sides.

While details about the confrontation were not immediately available, a statement on the incident is being expected.