Qotur Archives - KHRN

February 29, 2020

IRGC Exploits Earthquake Victims in Qotur

"The (Islamic Revolutionary Gaurd Corps (IRGC) has offered to rent out a tent to the earthquake-stricken people in Qotur (part of West Azerbaijan Province of Iran), asking the villagers to pay 35 thousand tomans a night if they need to hire a tent", an informed source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN). "In some villages, no assistance has been received from...

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February 27, 2020

A Report on the Latest State of Earthquake-stricken Qotur

In an interview with the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), a civil activist has reported the situation in Qotur, West Azerbaijan Province as critical while referring to the indifference of the government to provide relief to the earthquake victims. On the morning of January 23, a 5.7-magnitude earthquake hit Qotur region in West Azerbaijan Province at the northwest of Iran. The earthquake...

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