Two kolbars have been injured in the western border areas of Iran over the past two days.

Iranian border guards shot and injured Kolbar Akam Mohammadzadeh, 27, in the Hangeh-ye Zhal border area of Baneh, Kurdistan province, on 11 May.

In addition, Zakaria Abdi, a kolbar from Salas-e Babajani, was injured on 10 May after falling from a border height in Nowsud, Kermanshah province.

According to statistics compiled by the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) in April, one kolbar was killed by Iranian military forces in the Hangeh-ye Zhal border areas and two kolbars drowned in the Abbas Abad dam in Baneh.