Ali Akbar al-Hafaci, an executive officer of Ittihadiye Police Department, told AA correspondent that re were fierce clashes between Shiite Hashdi Sabbath militias and peshmerga in norrn city of Mosul Dam.
Emphasizing that peshmerga refused to withdraw from Mosul Dam and deliver region to Hashdi Shabi, Hafaci noted that despite warnings that peshmerga was firing in air, Hashdi Shabi was moving rapidly towards dam.
"The conflict lasted 3 hours"
Havaci replied, "He also responded to peshmerga, who used power. In clashes lasting about 3 hours in night, 8 people died from Hashdi Shabi, 7 people were injured. One person died from Peshmerga, 4 people were injured, "he said.
The Hafaci, who voiced conflict, added that it is not yet withdrawn from both sides.