The body of a 20-year-old girl was taken to Qala-e-Dizeh Hospital in the Raparin district of Sulaymaniyah province.

According to initial information, this girl was shot in the head and killed.

“The girl, named K.H.H., was born in 2002 and lives in the village of Gardeh-e-Spipan in Qala-e-Dizeh,” said Raparin police spokesman Shursh Ismail.

He also said that the girl’s family had announced that their daughter had committed suicide. An investigation has been launched into the case, according to police spokesman Raparin.

Many of the murders of women have been staged as suicides, it is not yet known whether this young girl was murdered or committed suicide.

Since the beginning of this year, nearly 15 murders and suicides of women have been reported in the Iraqi Kurdistan region.