Hengaw : At least 15 Kolbars and local Kurdish tradesmen known as “ Kasibkar” were killed and wounded in Iranian Kurdistan during January 2020.
According to statistics recorded by Statistics and Documentation Data Center of Hengaw Human Rights Organization , at least 15 Kolbars and local Kurdish tradesmen were killed and wounded in borders areas of Iranian Kurdistan during January 2021, 47% of whom were killed and wounded by direct fire from the Iranian Armed Forces.
According to this report, 7 Kolbars and tradesmen lost their lives and 8 were wounded.
Most of the victims were in Kurdistan province (Sanandaj), where 6 Kolbars were killed and wounded in during January 2021. Also, 2 of them who lost their lives were under 18 years old.
Cause of death or injury:
Direct fire: 7 cases (1 killed 6 wounded) equivalent to 47% of total cases.
Heart Failure : 1 case (1 killed) equivalent to 6% of total cases.
Natural Incidents : 7 cases (5 killed and 2 injured) equivalent to 47% of total cases.
Separation of victims by province:
West Azerbaijan Province (Urmia): 5 cases (5 killed).
Kurdistan Province (Sanandaj): 6 cases (2 killed and 4 wounded).
Kermanshah province: 4 cases (4 wounded ).