Iranian border forces shot and wounded two kolbars in the past week in the border areas of Baneh, Kurdistan province, and Nowsud, Kermanshah province.

On 12 July, border forces shot a kolbar named Bahram Shah-Mohammadi in the Kileh border areas of Baneh.

The 40-year-old kolbar, is the father of two and comes from the Doreh Ghala village of Baneh.

On 15 July, a young kolbar named Hemin Morovvati was shot and wounded in the border areas of Nowsud with a shotgun.

The 18-year-old kolbar, who comes from Javanrud, Kermanshah province, was transferred to Quds Hospital in Paveh, Kermanshah province, for treatment.

Hemin Morovvati