A 12-year-old boy from Sanandaj was severely wounded by a mine blast left over from the Iran-Iraq war.

ََAs a result of this incident, which happened on Friday, May 11,a 12-year-old child from Sanandaj lost two hands and one of his eyes.

Shayan Farji

The Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Shayan Faraji, (12 years old), form of the village of “Zhenin” and a resident of Sanandaj, who was with his family was severely injured by the mine blast in an area between Marivan and Sanandaj near the village of “Pichon” from the Claterazan district..

It should be noted that the mines left over from the Iran-Iraq war claims the life dozens of victims in Iran Kurdistan annually. The mine blast occurred in an area where the Iranian Revolutionary Guards had marked as a safe zone cleared of mines.