ERBIL— A Kurdish journalist from Duhok has launched a march to support the independence referendum of Kurdistan.
Ranj Omar is set to cross 600 km distance between the cities of Duhok and Sulaimaniyah on foot and in 30 days.
He told BasNews he hopes his march can demonstrate his support for the referendum (to be held on September 25 this year).
Omar also aims at taking the messages, the complaints and inspirations of the people whom he will visit on his route to the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).
The journalist also stated he will publish his diary of the 30- day-journey in a book.
A first aid care team will accompany him along his journey.