Another Kolbar lost his life this morning, on Thursday June 1, when Iranian border forces in the Baneh border area directly shot him.

Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that, at 3:30 am today, the border guard forces of the “Sardab” checkpoint targeted a number of Kolbars without prior warning. As a result, a koblar died called “Kamal Mohammadi” from the village of Suare “Baneh lost his life on the zero line of the border area.

The body of this Kolbar was transferred to the Forensic Medicine of Sulaimaniyah by the Kurdistan Regional Government Police. The body of this kolbar has not been delivered to his family yet.

Eyewitnesses also reported the deaths of more than ten verge horses of border Tradesman during the shootings.

The systematic killing of Kolbars and border businessmen has risen alarmingly in recent months, with only at least six kolbar and businessmen  being killed or wounded in the border areas of Shno, Sardasht and Piranshahr during the past ten days.