Yesterday, Iranian Regiment Forces shot and wounded a Kolbar in the head at Piranshahr border area.

“On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017, the Iranian border guards opened fire on a group of border Kolbars and tradesmen in Kani Khoa border area. In this incident, a 37-year-old kolbar called Ali T, married and resident of Piranshahr, was shot in the head,” an informed source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN).

“The local people transferred the wounded kolbar to one of the treatment centres of Piranshahr where his wound was treated.” the source added.

Despite the widespread protests to killing of Kolbars in various cities of Kurdistan during recent months, the systematic killings of Kolbars and tradesmen still continue and several protesters to such killings are still held in detention.