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Snowfall covers Kurdistan Region’s border area of Haji Omaran

Snowfall covers roads in Haji Omaran, near border with Iran, December 7, 2019. NRT Digital Media/Abdo Rostayee
2019-12-07

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SULAIMANI — Heavy snow fell on Saturday (December 7) in the Kurdistan Region’s sub-district of Haji Omaran, near the border with Iran.

Head of the Meteorology and Seismology Center Zizak Shwan told NRT that the snow began last night and would continue through the day.

Some 20 centimeters (7.87 inches) has already fallen, Shwan said.

NRT Digital Media reporter Abdo Rostayee said that the municipality was working to clean the roads in the sub-district.

(NRT Digital Media)

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