Border Porters Archives - KHRN

November 15, 2019

Border Porter Killed by Direct Shooting of Iranian Border Guards

A Kurdish border porter –known as Kolbar- lost his life at the border area of Hange Jal in Baneh when the Iranian Border Guards opened fire at a group of Kolbars in the morning of 13 November, a source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) According to eyewitnesses, Taher Hosseini from the village of Sadbar in Baneh was shot from a close range “even though he...

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October 15, 2019

Two Border Porters Killed, Two Injured in Piranshahr, Paveh

Iranian border guards have shot dead two Kurdish border porters, known as Kolbar, and wounded two other Kolbars in Kotran Ghandil on October 14, local sources told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN). The KHRN has identified the Kolbars who lost their life as Abdolrahman Moradi and Sadegh Moradi from Ghabr Hossein village of Piranshahr. Likewise, another Kolbar Diako Sharifi was also wounded near the...

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